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Membership Benefits

An email discussion group to exchange information and seek referrals among plaintiff attorneys. This has become one of the most sought benefits of ITLA membership. Available to members only.

Educational Programs
The most comprehensive civil educational programs in the state. Reduced rates for 9 seminars a year.

Educational Materials
Our course handbooks and CDs offer you legal education advancement at your home or office. Reduced rates for members. CDs qualify for MCLE credit.

Auto Litigation Book
7 chapters, 126 pages. Available for purchase to members only.

Expert Testimony Exchange
Over 9,400 depositions and trial testimonies of defense experts. Available for purchase to members only.

Amicus Involvement
The Amicus Curiae Committee offers support for members with significant cases by filing briefs on issues of major importance to Illinois' citizens.

Brief Bank
An excellent reference source saving hours of search time. Available for purchase to members only.

Trial Journal
Semi-annual magazine offering feature articles on current legal trends and tips to help you in your practice.

Vested Interest
Emailed monthly newsletter containing current "tort briefs" and "trends" from Illinois and across the nation affecting you.

Legislative Representation
The efforts to completely rewrite the tort law of Illinois have not ended. ITLA represents its members and their clients in the halls of the State Capitol, every day, in every possible way.

Conference Room
ITLA has a small and large conference room available for member use for meetings and depositions.

Membership Directory
Contact ITLA members directly for information and advice. An up-to-date searchable membership directory is always available on the ITLA website. A hard copy of the directory is updated annually and available upon request.

Available to ITLA Contributing Members
Regular member benefits plus...Free attendance at ITLA seminars and free course handbooks, including CDs, from each seminar conducted by ITLA all year.* CDs qualify for MCLE credit.

For new members only:
Optional free one-year subscription to TrialSmith - $299 value.

*Travel seminar, Workers' Compensation Notebook and Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook are not included.


Select a membership level and register online below. Out-of-state members please Download a Membership Application.


Registered Law School Student - $10/year


Legal Assistant - $50/year


First Year of Practice - $50/year


Second and Third Year of Practice - $150/year

Fourth Year of Practice - $250/year


Fifth Year of Practice - $400/year


Contributing Membership - $2000/year




Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
401 W. Edwards Street,
P.O. Box 5000, Springfield, IL 62704
Phone: (217) 789-0755
Toll Free: (800) 252-8501
Fax: (217) 789-0810
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