Student membership is for individuals currently enrolled at a college or university. Any person who has graduated from law school and is not eligible for membership in any other category shall be eligible for membership as a “Student Member” of the Association. Annual membership is a highly discounted rate of $25.
The Energy Bar Association offers out-of-classroom education that gives you a head start in knowing what it takes to practice law. How do we know? It's the same exact offerings our 1600 practicing attorneys rely on us for every day.
The EBA gives you a chance to network with fellow students and industry vets. Never too early to get a head start.
Grab a coffee with one of our experienced attorney members and learn the ins and outs of the energy regulatory community.
Benefits of EBA Student Membership
Your first few years out of law school can be overwhelming. EBA provides the opportunity to meet other energy attorneys outside of your organization or firm. Whether seeking advice, connections or simply venting frustrations, EBA members have seen it all and provide a critical look outside of your new job.
The Young Lawyers Council provides attorneys who have been practicing 8 years or less an opportunity to connect with likeminded young professionals and seasoned practitioners. Through this council, new energy law practitioners will develop lasting relationships. Council leaders are committed to providing formal and informal networking and educational opportunities for new lawyers.
You aced undergrad, you got into law school, you're already a rock star! EBA offers the opportunity to keep it going! The EBA is awash with leadership opportunities, and if you make a connection that leads to a job along the way, it wouldn't be the first time!
EBA has a formal mentorship program open to all of our members. We have industry vets from all corners of the sector signed up and ready to chat! Simply reach out, schedule a coffee, and learn from the best.
Grow your profile by taking advantage of writing or speaking opportunities. See your work featured on our website and watch your career take flight.
The EBA hosts two multi-day events each year in Washington, DC with 400+ attendees. Enjoy keynotes from industry legends, fascinating panels, networking over a coffee, and of course plenty of CLE! The member discount at these events more than covers your annual dues.
You're probably not in law school because you like reading case law at 3am. You want a job, and EBA is here to help! Members get access to our career center, focused entirely on energy and environmental law.
Truly the best opportunity to make strong connections with like-minded peers in your region is to join the board of one of our eight chapters.