Apply for AIJA membership

AIJA is the only global association devoted to lawyers and in-house counsel aged 45 and under. Since 1962 AIJA provides outstanding international opportunities for young lawyers to network, learn and develop.

Join AIJA to expand your international network and enjoy exclusive benefits.

These include:

  • The right to register at discounted member rates to any of our events.
  • Being listed in our online directory consulted weekly by approx. 500 lawyers.
  • Being part of the MyAIJA online community which includes social media share, discussions fora, all your AIJA-related documents.  
  • Being listed in our printed directory/yearbook, distributed every year to approx. 4,000 members and supporters all around the world.
  • Have access to the member-only business referral platform, where members can find business opportunities directly referred by other members.
  • Have access to “My AIJA”, the member-only online community where you will be able to build your AIJA profile online, get in touch with your peers, share information and resources.
  • International outlook: get to know professionals from all over the world and receive valuable input for your own practice.
  • Network: meet at eye level with present and future leading lawyers, in-house counsel and bar leaders based on personal acquaintance.
  • Speaking opportunities: develop your expertise by participating actively in events and enhance your personal and firm brand.
  • Professional development: focus on key success factors for young legal members.
  • Foreign law advice: know who to call abroad when your members need legal advice in foreign jurisdictions.


Individual members

< 26

75 €/year

+ VAT if applicable


150 €/year

+ VAT if applicable

>= 30

290 €/year

+ VAT if applicable


20 €/year

+ VAT if applicable

Note: Membership is valid for a civil year (January/December)

Click here for the online membership application Membership benefits at a glance

Collective members

National, regional and local associations/bars of lawyers and corporate counsels.
Firms do not qualify for collective membership.


375 €/year

+ VAT if applicable


750 €/year

+ VAT if applicable

Click here for the application form