The Society shall offer membership to the distinguished lawyers, jurists, judges, law teachers, and law researchers under the following conditions:
• Honorary Membership – to any distinguished person or any Nepalese or foreign national who has rendered invaluable assistance in the development of the society.
• Membership – to a Nepalese national who has been involved in legal profession and legal research at least for five years.
• Associate Membership – to any person involved in legal profession if it deems that such person can render assistance in the achievement of the goals of the Society.
At present, there are 350 members, 150 associate members and 10 honorary members based across the country. The NLS has a focal point unit in each of the 77 districts in the country. Each focal point has local judges, lawyers, professors and civil society representatives as members.