Member Benefits

  • Connection with other women lawyers.
  • Training and support for judicial and leadership positions.
  • Information about WLA events, activities, and projects.
  • Access to regular eNewsletter.
  • Free CLE Series.
  • Discounted registration for events.
  • Opportunities for volunteerism and advocacy relating to women in law and society.
  • Networking, marketing, career support, mentorship and leadership opportunities.

 

Eligibility

WLA's bylaws provide that full membership is open to any person admitted to any state bar.  Associate membership (i.e. full voting rights but not eligible for office) is available to individuals who have graduated from or are enrolled in a school of law or a graduate school of law but who are not licensed to practice law.

Each member is entitled to one vote on each matter submitted to a vote of the members. Amoung other issues, members vote to elect the Board of Directors. 

 

Our Activities

  • Supporting and promoting women laywers and law students in professional endeavors.
  • Addressing gender bias in the legal profession.
  • Endorsing individuals for judicial selection and appointment.
  • Supporting individuals in non-political positions of influence, including judicial commissions and bar leadership.
  • Sponsoring educational and social networking events.
  • Providing scholarships to female law students.
  • Raising financial support and awareness for local charities benefitting women and children.
  • Tracking State legislation impacting women and children. 

 

Join the WLA and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri for an afternoon basketball game of the Surge, St. Louis' Women's Professional Basketball Team

Sunday | July 15th | 2:05 PM

Washington University's Field House

330 N. Big Bend Blvd | St. Louis | 63130

Click HERE to purchase tickets.  

Click HERE for more information, incluing sponsorhip opportunities.  

For more information, please contact Amy Gunn, President of WLA

All proceeds will benefit WLA's Portrait Project and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri


'Save the Date' for these upcoming WLA Events:

Thursday, August 16th - WLA President's Party and Annual Meeting

Friday, September 14th - WLA Annual Gala and Board Installation Event

 

The Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. Louis
P.O. Box 775512
St. Louis, MO 63177

wla@wlastl.org