Membership Benefit List & Application Form
By joining the Iowa Association for Justice, you've demonstrated a concern for improving both the quality of your practice and the legal system in which you participate. IAJ offers programs and services that benefit members at all stages of their careers. This listing provides an overview of many of the services offered by your Association.
Amicus Curiae. IAJ's Amicus Curiae Committee provides support for members with significant precedent-setting cases.
Conference Room. IAJ's conference room can be easily reserved for member's use in taking depositions or meetings with clients while in Des Moines
Continuing Legal Education. As a member you can attend Iowa's finest legal seminars at greatly reduced rates. Seminar programs are held throughout the year in various locations across the state.
CLE Seminar Books. Complete your library. As a member you can purchase seminar books from recent seminar programs at greatly reduced prices.
Criminal Law Section. Members can join IAJ's Criminal Law Section to keep up with all the latest ideas, practices and procedures in the criminal law arena.
Expert Witness Service. IAJ's Expert Witness Bank contains the names of over 900 experts nationwide. The next time you need a lead finding an expert for your difficult cases, give us a call and take advantage of this free members-only service.
IAJ Forum. Network with hundreds of other IAJ members on IAJ's e-mail list serve. Want to save yourself hours of research time? Need a piece of information that other IAJ members probably have at their fingertips? Just post your query on the IAJ Forum and you will get answers in minutes.
Legislative Representation. IAJ is at the Statehouse everyday during the legislative session working to preserve and improve our justice system, to protect the rights of your clients, and to keep you informed regarding legislation affecting your clients and your practice of law.
Members Service Partners. IAJ has entered into group purchasing partnerships with several topnotch companies offering goods and services to IAJ members. The result is that IAJ members are able to purchase high quality products and services at significant discounts. Many IAJ members save far more than the cost of their dues through our Member Service Partners program.
Political Action Committee. One of Iowa's most influential and respected PACs, the Justice For All PAC (formerly the HELP Trust), distributes members' contributions to support candidates who believe in preserving your client's right to seek justice before a jury of their peers.
Public Affairs Representation. IAJ is working hard to improve the image of Iowa lawyers and to educate the media and public as to the important role our justice system plays in preserving our American Democracy. IAJ members are encouraged to call us when you would like help correcting published misinformation or in communicating your client's story to the press.
Workers' Compensation Section. Members can join IAJ's Workers' Compensation Section to keep up with all the latest ideas, practices and procedures in the workers' compensation area.
For additional information on any of these IAJ member benefits and services, please give us a call at (515) 280-7366 or (800) 373-4852.