If you are an officer of a NALA Affiliated Association, this is an important page for you. This page includes links to forms and information needed to support the affiliation of your association with NALA.
Affiliated Associations-Only Resources
The Affiliated Associations-Only area for Affiliated Association officers on the NALA website. Click here to receive access to the Affiliated Associations-Only area. Please be sure to include the name of your association in the request. This is a valuable resource for ideas on working with bar associations, membership services and other programs your Association may be considering. The website includes the NALA Liaison Guidelines, a list of important dates for your reference, the Affiliate Exchange and Affiliate Award application forms, and the annual reports submitted for Affiliated Associations Annual Meetings.
Affiliation Fee Renewal
With NALA's new association management system, a new method is available for affiliated associations who wish to renew the annual affiliation fee online. Please view the FAQ page for instructions on how to renew.
The following should be helpful for you. If you need more information than what is listed, please feel free to contact NALA Headquarters.
- NALA Liaison Guidelines (PDF)
- Mid-year Report Form (PDF) Mid-year Report Form (Word) The mid-year report is due Dec. 1
- Annual Report Guidelines (PDF) - the guidelines provide helpful information on preparing your association's annual report for submission by June 1 each year.
Annual Meeting Information
2019 Nominees for Affiliated Associations Director and Secretary will be available June 1, 2019
2020 Affiliate Award
Purpose: To recognize members or committees of affiliated associations for their contribution to the goals and programs of their NALA affiliated association.
Eligibility for Nomination: A member of an Affiliated Association in good standing (current NALA Board and committee members are eligible).
- Who can nominate: NALA Affiliated Association in good standing may designate one recipient each year
- Deadline to submit a nomination: May 1
- Award benefits: Recognition during Affiliated Association Annual Meeting at Conference.
Submit your nomination for the 2020 NALA Affiliate Award here: 2020 NALA Affiliate Award Online Nomination Form
- Deadline for Awards: May 1, 2019
- Click here for a list of all Affiliated Association Award recipients since 1995.
2019 Affiliate Election Forms and Descriptions
2019 Affiliate Designation of Voting Representative
- Deadline for Nominations Affiliated Director & Secretary: May 1, 2019
- Deadline for Designation of Voting Representative: June 26, 2019
2019 Affiliate Showcase Information & Registration Form
- Deadline for Registration: June 1, 2019
- Deadline for Exchange Applications: December 31, 2019
- Click here for a list of all Affiliated Association Exchange presentations since 1999.
Members of NALA Affiliates have access to the following courses for free.
- How to Grow Your Association's Membership with Stellar CLE Conference
- How to Put on Fantastic Seminars
- Not Your Typical Newsletter: Communicating with Members in the Digital Age