If you have been a member of AILA (including student membership) at ANY time in the past, please do not apply for membership online. Please contact membership@aila.org.
Welcome to the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and thank you for considering AILA membership. AILA is the national association of immigration lawyers established to promote justice, advocate for fair and reasonable immigration law and policy, advance the quality of immigration and nationality law and practice, and enhance the professional development of its members.
For more information on eligibility for AILA membership and the different categories of membership AILA offers, please visit our Join AILA.
If you are unable to apply online and need a paper application sent to you or have any questions, please contact membership@aila.org.


If you are an eligible lawyer, professor, or law student: