Become a Member

We are now accepting applications for the October 1, 2022, to September 30, 2023 year.

Cost of Membership

  • $125 – General Membership
  • $75 – Government & Nonprofit Lawyers*
  • $30 – Law Students
  • FREE – Judges & First-Year Law Clerks

Membership Application

To apply for membership for the October 1, 2022, to September 30, 2023 year, complete the online Membership Application below and pay online.  After completing the Membership Statement below, you will be prompted to PayPal.  YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE A PAYPAL ACCOUNT TO PAY ONLINE.  Rather, you will be given the option to pay by credit card with or without a PayPal account. The transaction will still be processed by PayPal either way.

If you prefer to apply for membership the old-fashioned way, simply click here to download the 2022-23 SWFL Fed Court Bar Assoc. Membership Application, complete it, and then mail it with a check payable to:

Southwest Florida Federal Court Bar Association
P.O. Box 264
Fort Myers, FL 33902

.Membership Application
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* You do not need a PayPal account to pay by credit card. Simply select the option to pay without creating an account or signing into PayPal.

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*The reduced rate is for Assistant United States States Attorneys, Assistant Federal Defenders, Judicial Law Clerks (after the first year), Judicial Staff Attorneys, City Attorneys, Legal Aid Attorneys, and other similar governmental attorney positions. It is not for private attorneys serving on the CJA panel. Private lawyers who would like to be considered for a discounted rate of the applicable membership dues should contact the Association. Law students will be required to pay the applicable guest fee for any event, seminar, or meeting the law student wishes to attend.