Qualifications for Active Membership:*
An active member shall be a person directly engaged in work of a legal nature in California who is either: (1) licensed to practice law; (2) employed as legal support staff in the office of any attorney engaged in the practice of law; (3) employed by the courts; or (4) employed in any other institution or office providing services of a legal nature.
* Student and Associate memberships may be available through certain subchapters of LSI. Please check with the local association(s) in your area.
There are two ways to become an active member of Legal Secretaries, Incorporated (“LSI”). You may join:
- A Local Association — LSI has over thirty local associations throughout California. By joining a local association you also become a member of LSI and enjoy the benefits of the local association as well as LSI. Contact a representative from one of our associations by visiting the Local Association page on this website, and clicking the association of your choice. Your e-mail will be sent directly to the person assigned as the contact for that association.
- Member-at-Large — You may join LSI by becoming a Member-at-Large. As a Member-at-Large, you will be eligible for the majority of benefits of membership, and are eligible to attend local association meetings and events throughout California. Complete the application and process your payment online, or mail the completed application and your check made payable to LSI for $40 to LSI’s Corporate Office.Please note that the fiscal year is May 1 through April 30. LSI does not pro rate annual dues. Approval process may take 7-10 days.
Membership runs from May 1 through April 31. While we would love to process your application at this time, you would then have to renew on May 1 and thus pay dues twice. Please come back on May 1, 2019, and we would be happy to process your application at that time.
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