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The September 2014 edition of the New York County Lawyer is now available! Read about the challenges of opening a solo office.

Cover Stories:
  • Why Running a Practice Takes a Village
  • Hanging Out a Shingle: What To Consider Before Going Solo

Inside New York County Lawyer:
  • The Art of Saying I Don’t Know
  • The “Telemachus Principle”
  • The Incredible Lightness of Being

And much more!

Oktoberfest - Meet & Greet
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Luncheon Honoring the Federal Courts in New York City
Monday, November 3, 2014, 12 noon
Construction Committee Annual Dinner
Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6 p.m.
CLUB NYCLA Networking Event
Monday, November 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
How To Ask For a Raise and Get It
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
“In Chambers” with Hon. Loretta A. Preska -- SOLD OUT
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Nanette Dembitz Lecture: The Indian Child Welfare Act
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 6 p.m.
Holiday Season 2014 Kickoff
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
2014 Annual Dinner
Wednesday, December 17, 2014, Reception 6:30/ Dinner 7:30

NYCLA 100th Annual Dinner Honoring the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on its 225th Anniversary

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

NYCLA Welcomes New Counsel: Former Morrison & Foerster Associate Renee Freimuth Joins NYCLA Staff

Renee Freimuth joined NYCLA as Counsel, coming from Morrison & Foerster LLP where she spent a majority of her eight years at the firm as an associate in the Bankruptcy & Restructuring department.
Press Release
Letter to the Editor of the New York Post

The presidents of New York County and Rockland County bar associations wrote to the Post to express their support for the decision of the Bronx County Bar Association to honor U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin at its annual dinner following articles in the Post criticizing the Bronx Bar for its choice of honoree.
Letter to the Editor of the New York Post
New York County Lawyers’ Association’s Task Force on Meeting the Challenge Issues Report on New York State’s 50-Hour Pro Bono Bar Admission Requirement

Report Investigates What Law Schools, Law Firms, Public Interest Organizations and Bar Associations are doing to Assist Law Students and Law School Graduates in Meeting the New 50-Hour Requirement; Outlines Anticipated Challenges; Makes Recommendations
New York County Lawyers’ Association’s Task Force on Meeting the Challenge
New York Law Journal article
NYCLA Reception Honoring the New NYSBA President and long-time NYCLA Member, Glenn Lau-Kee

July 16th Event to Honor First Asian- American to Assume the Presidency
July 16th Event to Honor First Asian- American to Assume the Presidency
Law Day Luncheon 2014

Hon. O. Peter Sherwood to be presented with the Justice Louis J. Capozzoli Gavel Award at NYCLA’s Law Day Luncheon Event to feature remarks by NY1’s Errol Louis
Law Day Luncheon 2014

Women and Incarceration
October 21 - more...

The NYPD Surveillance: Policies and Legalities
October 22 - more...

Protest Lawyering: Theory and Practice, 2014 Edition
October 24 - more...

FINRA ENFORCEMENT 2014: Managing FINRA Investigations & Enforcement Proceedings
October 30 - more...

The Experts' Guide to Appellate Practice: The Basics and Beyond
November 6 - more...

NY Bridge the Gap 1: A Program for Newly Admitted Attorneys
November 7 - more...


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