Join or Renew

To join* or renew West Suburban Bar Associations membership, please do the following:

1) Choose level of membership and pay.

2) Fill out membership form below

*Law students can join for free. Please skip paypal and fill out form below.


Lawyer Finder:

Only those who choose full membership at $150.00 will be included in the WSBA lawyer finder service.

Upon payment, you will receive information to be included in directory.

Membership Dues
New membership or Renewal


Membership Benefits

Find a Lawyer
Pro-Bono Court Program
Defense of Prisoners Panel
Judicial Evaluation Committee
Continuing Legal Education Seminars


Monthly Meetings
The membership meets each month except July and August.  Most meetings occur on the second Monday of the month and include a free one-hour CLE presentation.  Dinner is offered at each meeting for a fee.  The Board of Governors meets at least quarterly, usually at a membership meeting.  Currently the meetings are held at the Gibson’s Steakhouse at 2105 South Spring Road, Oakbrook, Illinois 60523.  Meetings start at 6:00 p.m. with cocktails and conversation, dinner commences at about 6:30 p.m. with the meeting and presentation beginning about 7:00 p.m.  Guests are always welcome to attend.

Monthly News Letter
The Association produces a monthly newsletter to keep membership informed of upcoming events, member news, and important developments in the legal community.

Speakers Bureau
The WSBA will provide speakers on subjects related to the law free of charge to any community group in the western suburbs.

Suburban Bar Coalition
Founded in 1997 by the WSBA, this organization consists of all Cook County Suburban Bar Associations for the purpose of evaluating judges running for retention.

Lawyers and Judges Serving the West Suburban Communities Since 1943