Benefits of IRELA Membership

Attorneys joining IRELA receive benefits that include all of the following, and much more:

  • Monthly Meetings/Webinars, generally on the second Wednesday of each month, with speakers who cover timely topics affecting real estate transactions and which offer MCLE CLE credit
  • Regular Updates on important issues and legislation affecting real estate transactions
  • Web Site with timely announcements and updates, plus lots of helpful information and links to numerous real estate-related sites
  • Focused advertising and public relations campaign to further the interests of practitioners and consumers alike
  • Strong advocacy efforts on issues affecting real estate attorneys
  • An Annual Report covering the accomplishments and highlights of the previous year
  • Public lawyer directory featuring attorney and sponsoring members

Membership Levels

Attorney Members:

  • Annual Membership Dues: $200

Sponsoring Attorney Members:  

This level of membership offers attorneys the opportunity to  be featured on the website, at our monthly meetings, and bumped up to the top of our online membership directory.

  • Annual Membership Dues: $500

Recently Admitted Attorneys Members:

Illinois practitioners licensed three years or less enjoy “First Year Free” benefits. After first year of membership, automatically updates to Attorney Member at current dues rate.

  • Annual Membership Dues: $0

Law School Students Members: 

Annual dues are waived for law school students.

  • Annual Membership Dues: $0

Paralegal Members:

  • Annual Membership Dues: $75


Corporate Sponsorship:  

IRELA offers Platinum, Gold and Silver level sponsorship. Depending on the package, sponsorship includes promotional opportunities in the following programs and events:

  • Free membership for multiple employees
  • IRELA website presence and link to your website
  • Sponsorship promotion to membership e-mail notification of IRELA sponsors
  • Seminar promotional opportunities
  • Membership directory presence
Learn more about our corporate sponsorship opportunities.

Questions? Call 312-600-7720 (main office) or email

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