2005 membership fee lobbying, optional program deductions
Lobbying and Optional Program Deductions
for 2005 Membership Fees Hudson Deductions (180 KB)
As a requirement of bar membership, California lawyers must pay statutorily
mandated membership fees. The fees are used primarily to fund core functions
of lawyer discipline and regulation, but a small percentage has also been used
to further the State Bar's statutory charge to provide assistance to improve
the administration of justice.