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The Federal Bar Association (FBA) is the premier bar association serving federal practitioners and the federal judiciary. The FBA includes more than 18,000 federal lawyers, including 1,500 federal judges, who work together to promote the sound administration of justice and integrity, quality, and independence of the judiciary.

Existing Members

The FBA extends various opportunities for scholarships and facilitates professional and social interactions among judges and lawyers. Membership comes with exclusive benefits, including The Federal Lawyer – the premier magazine for federal law practitioners. As a member, you gain access to special offers for incentive programs, leadership roles, extensive networking opportunities at both the local chapter and national levels, a comprehensive nationwide directory of fellow FBA members, CLE opportunities, and a host of additional perks.


Discover the richness of the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, home to over 400 members. Our diverse programs, from Member Receptions to Annual Luncheons, offer a dynamic platform for professional growth and community engagement. Join us in fostering connections and advancing excellence in federal practice.


Join the Federal Bar Association’s 30 sections and divisions, offering a myriad of benefits. From networking opportunities to complimentary CLE seminars, legislative focus, and leadership roles, our diverse offerings cater to your professional growth and engagement. Experience the full spectrum of advantages tailored to elevate your legal journey.


Enjoy the perks of the Member Plus Program as an FBA member, featuring fantastic discounts and promotions tailored to both your personal and professional needs. Our regularly updated offerings span a variety of categories, from business services to travel discounts and even pet insurance, ensuring you have access to the latest and greatest deals.