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AAJ Annual Convention in Los Angeles

This convention gets better each year. Come meet with leaders in your areas of practice and join the lively exchanges that take place during the more than 300 events at the convention.

Accomplished trial lawyers and experts will discuss the latest developments in trial advocacy and specialized topics at more than 45 cutting-edge Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs designed to help you better represent your clients. Earn up to a year’s worth of CLE credits at these programs designed by plaintiff lawyers for plaintiff lawyers.

Build powerful connections, increase your knowledge, and stay ahead of the curve when it comes to the latest developments in your practice area by attending Section, Litigation Group, and Committee meetings.

The HUB, registration, Leaders Forum and President's Club and Advocacy Track will be located at the JW Marriott.  All other meetings and events will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center. 


Convention Eligibility

Attending an AAJ convention is an exclusive benefit provided only to the following AAJ member types and their guests:

For details on joining AAJ, call 800-424-2727 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8611, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am–6:00 pm ET , or join online at

  • Regular, Sustaining, President’s Club, Life, Paralegal Affiliates, Government, Military, Retired, Law Students, Law Graduates, and Law Professors
  • In addition, Judges, State and Provincial Trial Lawyer Association Executive Directors, and Staff are welcome