AILA Membership and Your Benefits


With AILA membership you get full access to professional and social networks. Get involved in local Chapters by attending meetings, taking on leadership roles, or resolving local issues; join a Section designed to share information and ideas on specific areas of immigration law; or you can become part of an Interest Group, an informal affiliation of AILA members who share common interests and backgrounds. Connect with AILA’s Mentor Program, request liaison assistance to help resolve problems with individual cases, and ask questions and engage with your peers on AILA’s listserves or the Message Center.

Members also enjoy access to AILA’s website, including InfoNetpractice pointers and alertsadvocacy and media toolsguidance and resources to grow your immigration practice; and more. Enjoy exclusive access to AILA Universityreduced rates for non-CLE and CLE-eligible audio and web seminars, in-person conferences, and conference recordings. Members also receive substantial discounts on all AILA publicationsAILALink; and free access to Fastcase, a comprehensive online legal research system. 

To get access to the resources you need to run your immigration practice, stay on top of the changing immigration landscape, and to make a difference in your community, join AILA today! See the full list of benefits of becoming an AILA member.

Milestones to Membership

Navigate your way through AILA membership with our Milestones to Membership flyer.

Member Benefits

AILA offers many benefits to help members save time and money and enhance their practice.

Member benefits include: access to, Conference and CLE, AILAU, Practice Management, Practice Resrouces, Ethics Resources, Liason Services, Publications, Newsletters, Fastcase, Chapter and Community Activities, Mentor Program, Listserves and Message Center, Advocacy and Media Initiatives, Immigration Lawyer Referral Service, Member Discount Programs, and Volunteer and Leadership Opportunities!

View our AILA Member Benefits Guide here

AILA University

Get Involved with AILA

AILA offers a myriad of ways for you to connect with your fellow members and immigration practitioners. Grow your network by engaging in discussions, attending a conference or event, and getting involved with your local chapter.

Join an AILA Section

Join an Interest Group

Volunteer with AILA


AILA is pleased to offer a variety of eLearning resources! These resources will be part of AILA University, which will consist of online courses, video tutorials, and other eLearning resources designed to meet the expanding needs of members in the present and future as these educational offerings are no longer confined to a specific time or location. They can be viewed at a convenient time and location, and on a device of your choosing. Please keep an eye on this page as we announce new eLearning opportunities.

Visit AILA University

Upcoming Roundtables

Available Tutorial Videos

AILA Lawyers Malpractice Liability Insurance Program


The AILA Lawyers Malpractice Insurance Program is available exclusively to active AILA members.

To obtain a FREE, no-obligation quote from the AILA Lawyers Malpractice Insurance Program, simply log into your member account on and complete an online application.

If you have any questions or need additional information, you can contact us by:

Visit the AILA Lawyers Malpractice Insurance virtual booth here.

AILA Member-Refer-A-Member Program

Did you know you can win great prizes, including cash grand prize, by participating in the AILA Member-Refer-A-Member program? If you know an attorney that is eligible for membership with AILA, we want to know!

For rules, regulations and tips for referring and recruiting members, please visit us on our Member-Refer-A-Member Page!

Know someone who should join? Click here for the Prospective Member Referral Form.

Member Discount Programs

As an AILA member you have access to several exclusive discount programs. The cost and complexities of running a practice are a day-to-day concern. AILA's Member Discount Program helps with savings on a range important products and services. From insurance to travel to client management, discounts of up to 80% leave you with more resources and flexibility. There's no cost to enroll, so take advantage of this benefit of membership today. 


FedEx / FedEx Office

Office Depot / Office Max




Client Management 


Constant Contact




AILA Malprctice Liability Insurance


AILA Visa Platinum Card

ABA Retirement Funds


The best immigration lawyers in America are AILA members. You should join us! Download our member brochure.

Regular AILA Membership Application

Non-Profit AILA Membership Application

Law Student AILA Membership Application

AILA Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct

AILA is committed to providing a professional and productive learning environment for all participants and staff. As a result, all participants are expected to follow all stated meeting and event instructions and guidelines in order to maintain an atmosphere of professionalism, mutual respect, and collegiality. AILA members in particular are expected to adhere to the principles set forth in AILA’s civility code. The guidelines herein apply to all AILA virtual, webcast and online programming including but not limited to AILA conferences, seminars, online courses and roundtables.

All participants must comply with the following guidelines to participate in the virtual meeting and events:

Participants who do not comply or are in violation of any of AILA’s virtual meeting guidelines may be denied further access and participation at the discretion of event organizers. AILA is not responsible for reimbursement or refund if you are denied access or participation due to violation of AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.

Participants can contact with any questions or concerns related to AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.