ECBA offers electric cooperative attorneys a variety of exclusive benefits:

  • Email Discussion List: Your emailed question instantly reaches some 750 fellow co-op attorneys nationwide. You get answers quickly; no more telephone tag and guesswork about who has the expertise you seek on an important legal issue.
  • Online Document Library: A unique e-library of pleadings, briefs, articles, sample agreements, and other helpful legal and regulatory documents for electric cooperatives that can be quickly and easily downloaded from the web site.
  • Online Learning: From the convenience of your office, participate – FREE – in increasingly popular web programs on the industry's hottest topics.
  • Legal Seminar Archives: Couldn’t attend a past NRECA Legal Seminar, but would like the chapter on D&O liability? Now you can download chapters from the most recent Legal Seminars (2012-2015) from the Legal Seminar Archives or review the Legal Seminar Index and request chapters from any past Legal Seminar – FREE!
  • Online Membership Directory: Search for a colleague by name, state, even by the cooperative they represent! Need a co-op attorney in Minnesota with tax expertise? Find one fast and easy with the Online Membership Directory.​
  • Networking Opportunities: ECBA offers great opportunities for networking with both fellow attorneys and co-op CEOs twice each year during the NRECA Legal Seminars. For a list of locations, check out the ECBA Events
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The ECBA Annual Meeting is held in conjunction with the NRECA Legal Seminar, providing ECBA members and Legal Seminar guests an opportunity to network in a casual, social atmosphere. ECBA is supportive of statewide networking as well, and can help organize such activities.​

Paralegals receive all of the benefits listed above, except that they will not be able to send or reply to email on the ECBA email Discussion List(s).