Membership Information

How does someone become a member of AELC (an invitation-only organization)?

  • To be considered for membership, please complete the Candidate Information Form (CIF)
  • Most members are nominated or “sponsored” by an existing AELC member or Board member.  If applicable, please include their name/contact info in the “Sponsor” section.
  • If self-nominating, provide experienced L&E attorney references on the CIF.
  • AELC’s Membership and Nominations Committee reviews submitted CIFs twice a year.  Submit your completed form by April 26 or November 13.
  • Invitations to join AELC will be approved by AELC’s Chairperson of the Board.

If you have any questions re: this process, please contact AELC, Barbara J. D’Aquila,