Membership applications

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Membership of the CFLA is open to solicitors, and barristers in England and Wales and elsewhere who are substantially engaged in commercial fraud litigation.

  • Meet like-minded people and build professional relationships.
  • Have access to a variety of events.
  • Share and gain knowledge
  • Receive education and training


Become a member

To apply for membership, please complete the application form below. In particular, please ensure that the details requested at question 2c are attached.

1. Personal Information


2. Qualifications and Experience

a) I am a
b) I am substantially engaged in Court Proceedings for compensation or restitution arising from allegations of dishonesty concerning false representation, failure to disclose information, or abuse of position involving the following:
c) Please provide brief details (including the year) of 5 recent cases in which you have been involved, including the dates of those cases and the extent of your involvement. These should cover at least 3 of the types of cases listed in question b) above:

3. Declaration

By submitting this form I confirm that the details provided above are accurate. I agree that the Association may keep my details on an electronic database and may use the same for the purposes of mailings and other communications and may be used or disclosed by the Association in furtherance of the Objects of the Association or as required by law.

I support the Objects of the Association and agree to be bound by the Constitution of the Association.

Terms and conditions

Please note that membership is conditional upon:

  1. the CFLA committee being satisfied that an applicant for membership is a solicitor, legal executive, or barrister in England and Wales or elsewhere and is substantially engaged in commercial fraud litigation;
  2. the applicant achieving a simple majority of votes by the committee in favour of them being invited to become a member; and
  3. the applicant agreeing to pay an annual membership fee of £50.