Membership Listing

The BCBA encourages all members to be listed on the Web membership list.  
 

Instructions

Sign Up is for members of the BCBA only.  Please follow the instructions listed below to establish your BCBA web membership. 

  • First, you must have an individual business email address. If not,  please advise the bar office. Do not use a group email address for your firm to create an account.
  • Click on the "Get Started" button and enter your unique user name and unique email address in the email field of the "Create New Account" page.  Your email addresses will not be displayed on the Web site.
  • You will get an email from the BCBA at this address once your application is validated.
  • Click on the link included in your approval email to get started with your listing.
  • You may obtain your digital portrait from the BCBA composit photo by emailing Janis.

Enhancements

Convenient and Free Information

Included in your membership dues, all BCBA members can now request a login to the private area of the butlercountypabar.org Web site to see valuable member information such as Member Only Links and Legal Form downloads.

Private Membership List

As a member, you have the option of providing your contact information, primary practice area, image and a private contact form for other BCBA members to find you. Just sign up for a user account and fill in the requested information.

Lawyer Referral Service Listing

The Butler County Bar Association has a new automated Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) available by clicking the Lawyer Referral Service Link at the top of the page.  The new LRS search directory was created to assist the public in finding the right legal representation while making the LRS process more effective and efficient. This new Web directory also assists referring counsel, professionals in law-related fields such as banking, insurance and education and prospective clients to search for individual BCBA member attorneys by Practice Area and Location.

Lawyer listings will be displayed in random sort order to give each listing an equal opportunity to be displayed at the top of the list for a given set of search criteria. Lawyer members can opt-in to the new automated LRS system for free by requesting a login for the BCBA Web site, getting approved via email and then entering the requested information.  The free option will display: 

  • Your name
  • Firm name
  • Phone number 
  • “Reduced rate for income eligible” statement if you offer it
  • Distance from the prospective client when proximity is used as a search criteria.

Optional Marketing Benefit 

As a member benefit, we are also offering an enhanced listing for $100 per year.  This is a tremendous discount for Internet services compared to other directories and Web services. The expanded listing offers the following marketing benefits to our membership:

Optional Marketing LRS list will be enhanced to include:

  • Lawyer Name
  • Firm Name
  • Lawyer Portrait Image
  • Top 5 Specialties
  • Short Description
  • Distance
  • Income Eligible Rates if offered
  • Primary Practice Area
  • Link to "Read More" leading to the profile page.

Individual Attorney Profile Page Optimized for Search

Expanded listing will also include a link to an individual lawyer profile page with the following information fields, most of which are entered at your discretion.  The profile page will be available to the public via both a link from the LRS and directly in the search engine from the BCBA Web site.  Each individual lawyer profile page will be optimized for search by our technical provider, Impactiv, Inc.
  • Lawyer Name (Required)
  • Lawyer Portrait Image
  • Firm Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Link to your Web site
  • Top 5 Specialties
  • Income Eligible Rates if offered
  • Education
  • Certifications
  • Awards
  • Bar admission Date
  • Long Description (400 Words)
  • Optional Email Contact Info (Email address is not displayed)

Web Site Widget

If you already have a Web site for your practice, the BCBA will supply you with our Logo and a link that can be placed on your Web site to show prospective clients that you a member of the BCBA.