WhoCanJoin

Who can become a member of PAJ?

Regular, Sustaining, President's Club & Champion of Justice
Any person who is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania, is engaged in representing litigants, and is committed & devoted to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for all litigants, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized.

Out of state attorney
Must meet above criteria, but is licensed to practice law in another state. Primary office and mailing address must be outside of Pennsylvania.

Judicial Law Clerk
A graduate of a law school who is engaged full-time as a clerk to a judge may join at NO COST. Judge's name, court & mailing address must be provided on application.

Law School Professor
An attorney who is engaged full-time in teaching courses at a law school.

Public Interest Attorney
An attorney who is engaged full-time in work for a governmental or public service agency.

Law Student
A full-time student at a law school who is interested in practicing plaintiff's personal injury law can become a member for FREE. Law school name must be provided on application. Click here to learn more about student member benefits and download an application.

Paralegal
An employee of a law firm or law department (full-time) and an auxiliary to the practice of law which is consistent with the objectives of this Association. Consultants and experts do not qualify under this category.


Should you have any questions about your eligibility, please contact Member Services at memberservices@pajustice.org or 215-546-6451 .