Membership in TLABC will enhance your own potential, merging your individual skills with the experience and success of others. Almost 1500 of your colleagues and fellow members around the province are here to help you build your practice by providing support, advice and timely information, benefiting you and your clients.

Membership Benefits

The Trial Practice Listserv enables members to quickly and conveniently share information with other members via email. Participating members just send one email to the listserv address, and it is automatically broadcast to all the other 700+ subscribers on that list. This group-sourcing service has provided countless TLABC members with useful information and advice immediately. It's been said it's like being a part of the biggest law firm in the province! Learn more ...

TLABC offers full-day award-winning Legal Education Seminars in all areas of litigation, providing a forum for all lawyers to participate in and share knowledge of advocacy techniques and strategies. Participation in education programs can be in-person or via remote access. Members receive preferred pricing registration fees for all TLABC seminars and webinars. View TLABC's upcoming programs.

Past Seminar Materials – Members have access to ALL past seminar materials that are available online. View the courses and available materials. Archived seminar videos and additional materials are also available for purchase in the Marketplace.   

TLABC Practice Group listservs – There are seven specialty Practice Group listservs: Plaintiff-Only Personal Injury, Plaintiff-only Medical Negligence (national), Estate Litigation, Family Law, Criminal Defence, Employment Law and Corporate/Commercial Litigation. TLABC Members can connect with their fellow practitioners to ask and share practice specific information and resources. Eligibility terms apply. Learn more about Practice Group listservs...

Webinars  With the use of videoconferencing technology, TLABC brings education to you, regardless of where you are located. Hour-long webinars are presented by senior lawyers, judges and experts for lawyers throughout BC on a wide variety of legal topics. Listen to a live lecture, ask questions, and earn a quick credit for your annual CPD requirement over your lunch break. 

Online Job Board & Classifieds Looking for a position? Need to hire an associate or legal assistant? Have office space to rent out? Use the Online Job Board & Classifieds service. A complimentary member benefit to post, with public viewing access.

the Verdict quarterly magazine is TLABC’s journal and an important source of news, columns, debate and case notes. We think you'll agree it's the finest magazine of its genre anywhere. Learn more about the Verdict. 

Advocacy The most important thing we do. The struggle to protect our rights and freedoms here in BC persists and TLABC has been a driving force on many issues of public interest. The public's ability to access justice is often threatened by legislative changes and ensuring the courthouse doors remain open for every citizen of BC is an ongoing goal of the Trial Lawyers Association of BC.

Affinity Programs – TLABC partners with service providers we think you'll find useful to bring our members products and services at greatly reduced prices.