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NYCLA THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY HOURS On Wednesday, November 25th NYCLA administrative offices will close at 3 p.m. and the NYCLA Library will close at 6 p.m.
On Thursday, November 26
th and Friday, November 27th NYCLA administrative offices and Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day. We will reopen on Monday, November 30th at 9 a.m.

Please note holiday hours. NYCLA Library and Administrative Offices - closing early 11/25, closed Thanksgiving Day 11/26 and Friday 11/27.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
52nd Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Lecture
Monday, November 30, 2015, 6:00 p.m.
NYCLA's 101st Annual Dinner
Tuesday, December 15, 2015, Reception - 6:30 p.m./ Dinner - 7:30 p.m.

Please Note: All above-mentioned events take place at the NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, unless otherwise indicated.


New York County Lawyers Association (NYCLA) proudly announces that NYCLA Past President Barbara Moses has been selected by The Board of Judges of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York to serve as a Magistrate Judge for a term of eight years.
Hon. B. Moses Release
October 26 Reception Will Honor Authors of New York County Lawyers Critically Acclaimed Commercial Litigation Treatise

On Monday, October 26, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM, Thomson Reuters and the New York County Lawyers Association (NYCLA) will host a news conference and reception at the NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, to announce the publication of the Fourth Edition of their critically acclaimed treatise “Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts” and honor its 182 principal authors.
4th Edition of NYCLA's Commercial Litigation Treatise
Governor Cuomo Grants Clemency to Four Individuals and Launches Pro Bono Clemency Program

State Partnering with Organizations in Legal Community to Provide Clemency Applicants with Pro Bono Legal Services. Read more here:
Mark B. Rosen to Receive New York County Lawyers Jack Newton Lerner Award for Contributions to Continuing Legal Education

The New York County Lawyers Association (NYCLA) will present their Jack Newton Lerner Award for Excellence in Continuing Legal Education to Mark B. Rosen at a luncheon during NYCLA’s Jack Newton Lerner Landlord Tenant Practice Institute on Friday, October 16th at NYCLA’s home of law at 14 Vesey Street, New York NY.
Mark Rosen JNL Release
35 General Counsel Join NYCLA Annual Dinner General Counsel Committee to Honor the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court on its 20th Anniversary

At its 101st Annual Dinner, NYCLA will honor the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court on its 20th Anniversary.
NYCLA GC Press Release
NYCLA Issues Report on New York Uniform Bar Exam Proposal: Recommends one-year study period to assess UBE

NYCLA published its Report on the New York Uniform Bar Exam Proposal. The Report explains how reasonable arguments can be made for and against the adoption of the Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) by New York State, and therefore NYCLA supports a one-year study period during which these arguments can be fully assessed.   
Press Release article article
NYCLA President Lewis Tesser Sends Letter to New York Post Editor on Attack of Judge Joan Madden

The Post continues its attacks on judges assigned to cases involving lawyers with ties to former Speaker Sheldon Silver. Most recently, the Post attacked Judge Joan Madden, who sits in the New York City asbestos court, where many cases are brought by Silver's former law firm Weitz & Luxenberg.
Letter to the Editor
Mock Trial Tournament: Call for Volunteer Judges

The Justice Resource Center, NYC coordinator of this premier law-related competition, is currently recruiting volunteer judges for the high school competition.
Click here for application
NYCLA Issues Statement: Hurrell-Harring v. New York Settlement

NYCLA issued a statement regarding the settlement in Hurrell-Harring v. New York

What You Need to Know About the New FRCP Amendments: Discovery, E-Discovery, Proportionality, Preservation and Sanctions
December 2 - more...

Legal LGBT Issues Police Officers Confront
December 3 - more...

How to Handle a Wage and Hour Case
December 9 - more...

Certified Guardian, Court Evaluator and Counsel for AIP Training: Certification Program Approved by the Office of Court Administration
December 10 - more...

NY Bridge the Gap 2: A Program for Newly Admitted Attorneys
December 11 - more...

NJ Bridge the Gap: A Program for Newly Admitted Attorneys*
December 14 - more...


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