What is ALA?
ALA was founded in 1971 to provide support to professionals involved in the management of law firms, corporate legal departments and government legal agencies. ALA has nearly 10,000 members worldwide, representing more than 30 countries. The Nutmeg Chapter was established in 1980 and currently has about 80 members in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.

Why join the Nutmeg Chapter?

  • Quality educational workshops
  • Networking opportunities with members and business partners 
  • Access to an exclusive online forum
  • Member roundtable luncheons to discuss issues of importance


Who Can Join?
You must be a member of ALA  Association of Legal Administrators in order to join a chapter.  Check the ALA Membership Page of ALA for eligibility criteria and dues information.

Improve the quality of management and administration in law firms, law departments and other organizations involved in the legal industry;  Serve as mentors for individuals entering into this field, as well as serve as resources to one another and individuals within the legal community; Support and expand the expertise, proficiency and professionalism of legal administrators and law office managers; Provide awareness, understanding and increase education about the diverse roles within the legal management profession to the legal community at large.