Annual membership dues help to fund all KABA programs including the Mentorship Program and Scholarship Program for law students, the Pro Bono Clnic, KABA member events (including social and professional networking events), CLEs (or other training and career-related workshops) and community volunteer and outreach efforts.


  • Private attorneys: $50

  • Public sector attorneys*: $35

  • Law students: FREE

  • Hardship exemption**: FREE

*Public sector attorneys include government attorneys, judges prosecutors, public defenders, assistant attorney general, legal services attorneys, and attorneys for non-prot groups which qualify as 501(C)(3) organizations.
**KABA is offering a hardship exemption for attorneys who are currently unemployed.

How to apply:

  • Download application form.

  • Payments can be made by check payable to Korean American Bar Association of Washington or by Venmo to @KABA-Washington.

  • Mail application materials and check payments to:

    c/o Michelle Su
    Helsell Fetterman LLP
    1001 4th AVE, Ste 4200
    Seattle, WA 98154

Applications are also accepted electronically if you pay using Venmo.  Please email to