Member Benefits

BENEFITS
 
Membership in the Escambia Santa Rosa Bar Association provides you with many opportunities to network with fellow attorney and judges, meet CLE requirements via live seminars and archived recordings, and engage with the community. Member benefits include:
  • A free listing and photo in our annual directory and a complimentary copy of the quarterly Summation magazine. Association member updates are printed in the Summation. (A portion of dues is applied to a weekly subscription to the Summation Weekly.) 
  • Members-only rates on monthly meeting, live CLE seminars, archived recorded CLE resources, e-blasts, mailing labels and advertising in Summation Quarterly. 
  • Member-exclusive opportunities to participate in our Lawyer Referral Service, have your specialty listed in our annual member directory and be featured with a premium profile on our website.
 
SERVICES
 
Monthly membership meetings are normally on the second Thursday of each month at 12:00 noon. The program consists of a short business meeting followed by a 20 to 30-minute presentation relevant to the legal field. Many times, CLE credit is available for attendance at some meetings. The cost is $15 for members and $18 for nonmembers. 
 
There are approximately 10 local CLE Live Seminars on various topics sponsored by the Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association each year. Some of the seminars are audio taped for the Bar CLE library. Member and nonmember rates are determined by the number of approved CLE credits.
 
Discount Movie Tickets. Good for AMC Theaters (Bayou Blvd. and W Street). $8.50 each. Available at the ESRBA office.
 
Email and Mailing Label Services
 
To foster the efficient sharing of pertinent, law-related information among peers in the legal community, the Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association provides paid email distribution (e-blasts) and mailing label services to ESRBA members, nonmembers, law firms, and other organizations. Complimentary services are restricted, in most cases, to announcements from the Court, The Clerk of the Courts Office and The Florida Bar.
 
These paid services may be purchased for law-related purposes only, such as job postings, lawyer or firm announcements, office space for rent or sale, and address/location changes. Content or print material that is political or disparaging in nature, contains confidential information, or implies an endorsement by ESRBA will not be accepted. The ESRBA reserves the right to decline any request for service.
 
E-blast 
  • Thoroughly proofed, exact content must be submitted sans any graphics or images in a Word document to esrba@esrba.com. (Graphics, images and PDFs tend to reduce the likelihood of delivery to the intended recipient due to email firewalls and spam filters.) 
  • All paid e-blasts will contain “A paid message from” in the subject line as well as in the body of the email.
  • Payment must be received in advance of dissemination.
  • All e-blast requests must be approved by the executive director. 
  • Rates: For members, the cost for a paid announcement to fellow members is $195 plus tax and $250 plus tax to reach all area attorneys. For nonmembers, these fees are $ 295 plus tax and $350 plus tax respectively. 
Mailing Labels
 
  • Mailing labels for print material will be available for pick-up at the Bar Office within 48 hours of approval. Same day rush fees: $25
  • The purchaser must provide a copy of the item(s) that will be mailed along with the Agreement for Purchase of Mailing Labels
  • Payment must be received in advance.
  • All mailing label requests must be approved by the executive director. 
  • Rates: For members, the cost for address mailing labels for fellow members is $245 plus tax and $300 plus tax to reach all area attorneys. For nonmembers, these fees are $345 plus tax and $400 plus tax respectively. Additional services such as stuffing, mail-merging, and delivery for member and nonmember fees may be available on case-by-case basis per the executive director’s discretion.