Membership Meetings


Please join us! To apply for membership, please click here. Membership in the California Escrow Association gives you membership in your designated regional association – OCEA. One is not separate from the other.
Membership benefits include:

Annual CEA Education Conference held each fall offering educational workshops and prominent speakers designed to keep you informed on what’s new in the escrow field.

Comprehensive Website offering a plethora of information to escrow professionals, including association-specific materials, helpful industry-related links, forms, educational classes (including Notary certification), alerts, newsflashes, plus a CEA store and webmall. Visit

Exchange of Ideas and Education through local regional meetings with prominent speakers and updates from your elected representatives on the CEA state Board of Directors.

The CEA NEWS, a quarterly publication full of educational articles written by knowledgeable professionals in escrow and related fields.

Representation in Sacramento by a professional legislative advocate, which provides CEA members a voice that is heard by your elected representatives.

A professional, ongoing public relations program directed at creating an awareness and appreciation of escrow work among escrow practitioners, the general public, members of allied industries and your legislators.

Professional Designations: CEA offers the only statewide program for certification of escrow practitioners based on comprehensive examinations.