OAJ Who We Are
The Oklahoma Association for Justice (OAJ) is the voice of trial lawyers in Oklahoma. A membership in OAJ means more than your average professional association. Not only do members enjoy the benefit of networking with colleagues and strengthening their careers through continuing education opportunities, but they also have the unique opportunity to help shape the path of our profession in Oklahoma. Whether through working with lawmakers or educating the public about our issues, OAJ offers members a variety of ways to get involved and make a true impact in the lives of our clients and members of our communities. Founded in 1943, OAJ is the oldest trial lawyers’ organization in the Nation. Build your network and invest in your practice by joining this incredible organization today.
Our members-only listserv provides you with the knowledge and expertise of over 500 attorneys. Connect instantly with fellow members to seek help on a case, pose a question, or obtain resources. This active listserv is invaluable to the growth and success of your practice.
TrialSmith is a centralized, private, internet-based litigation research bank that is endorsed by 49 state trial lawyer associations. It contains the largest collection of legal documents in the United States. Information submitted by participating members is compiled in an online, internet-based, keyword searchable format. View complete text or scanned images of depositions, briefs, pleadings, verdict/settlement information, and much more. Basic TrialSmith membership is included with your OAJ membership.
CLE and Events
OAJ provides outstand continuing legal education seminars, chaired and taught by the state’s finest practitioners and nationally known speakers. These informative presentations on trial techniques and settlement tactics increase knowledge and boost skills. OAJ prides itself on combining valuable learning opportunities with fun and creative networking opportunities.
In the Legislature
OAJ is your voice and your client’s voice at the Oklahoma State Capitol. During each legislative session and throughout the year, a team of OAJ lobbyists and members promote a legislative agenda advocating consumer rights. Through the efforts of our members and a voluntary political action committee, OAJ works to mitigate legislation that would have catastrophic effects on plaintiffs. For over 70 years, OAJ has worked tirelessly to pass some of the most progressive legislation dealing with the judicial system in the entire United States.
OAJ Membership Yearly Dues & Benefits
Non-Lawyer Membership Dues
Law Students - Daily EClips, quarterly publication, attend OAJ sponsored CLE for $30 per seminar.
Non-Legal - Daily EClips, quarterly publication, attend OAJ sponsored CLE free with purchase of materials.
Non-Attorney Legal Staff - Daily EClips, quarterly publication, attend OAJ sponsored CLE free with purchase of materials. Able to attend OAJ events and socials. Access to the OAJLegal listserv.
Sitting Judges - Daily EClips, quarterly publication, attend OAJ sponsored CLE free.
Regular Attorney Membership Dues
1-2 Years $200
3-4 Years $300
5+ Years $600
Daily EClips, quarterly publication, preferred pricing on OAJ sponsored CLE, legislative updates, access to the OAJ listserv, access to online deposition bank, listing in online membership directory.
Leaders Forum (Option to pay $100/month) $1,200
All of the above, PLUS! A quarterly listing in private Leaders Forum events at the Summer and Annual meetings, and Leaders Forum “Bonus Benefits” at all OAJ CLE and annual events. (Bonus Benefits may include drink tickets, upgraded seating, meet and greets, complimentary CLE materials, complimentary guest tickets, etc.)
All of the above, PLUS! 25% off preferred pricing on OAJ sponsored CLE and complimentary materials for all attended CLE programs.
President’s Club $5,000
Minimum portion to OAJ $2,500
All of the above, PLUS! 2 complimentary OAJ sponsored CLE, 2 tickets to OAJ Awards Banquets.
Eagles Club $10,000
Minimum portion to OAJ $5,000
All of the above, PLUS! One month of OAJ homepage advertising and a complimentary Summer Meeting package for two!
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