Membership Overview



Join a community with more than 7,000 attorneys, judges, academics and law school students. With a NYCLA membership you will:

Keep Learning and Stay Competitive

  • Receive preferred pricing on CLE seminars and webinars.
  • Enjoy free professional and personal development opportunities through our monthly membership programs.
  • Stay on top of emerging trends and legal news with NYCLA’s weekly e-News and weekly #NYCLA blog, each delivering insight regardless of how many years you have been practicing.
  • Utilize our library, at no additional cost, where you have access periodicals, case studies and online resources.

Expand Your Professional Network

  • NYCLA’s career center helps you make your next career move, plus receive job alerts and access career advice.
  • Committees deliver your membership experience to your personal practice area and are open to every member regardless of when they were admitted.
  • Networking events with the bench and bar.

Demonstrate and Elevate Your Professional Value and Credibility

  • Solve professional ethical dilemmas with our ethics resources and hotline.
  • Give back to the community by participating in members only pro bono projects.
  • Increase your professional influence by being part of an organization that reports, supports and comments on issues affecting all practitioners.

Join a community that you can count on today and find out what NYCLA can do for you.


All dues and fees are non-refundable. Dues payments to the Association may be deducted as an ordinary and necessary business expense to the extent permitted by the Internal Revenue Code.


  • MAIL: submit your invoice with a check payable to NYCLA  to: New York County Lawyers Association, 111 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10006  ATTN: Membership

  • TELEPHONE: 212-267-6646 x213 with credit card information

  • For additional information on NYCLA membership, please call 212-267-6646, ext. 213 or email Diana Kosanovich with any questions.

NYCLA memberships are active from January 1 through December 31. If you join NYCLA anytime other than December, your SECOND year dues will be pro-rated according to the month in which you joined. If you are joining immediately after passing the bar, NYCLA offers a COMPLIMENTARY year of membership to those who qualify.