Press Releases

May 22, 2014: New York State Bar Association Extends Program Providing Discounted Legal Help to Veterans

May 19, 2014: Judicial Institute, State Bar Association Host Convocation On Coming Changes To Legal Education

May 1, 2014: New York State Bar Association Announces 2014 President's Pro Bono Service Awards

April 30, 2014: State Bar Unveils Spring Radio Campaign on Wills and Civics Education

April 28, 2014: State Bar President Urges Lawmakers to Authorize 20 New Judges to Address Family Court Delays

April 24, 2014: New York State Bar Association Mourns Passing of Former President Angelo T. Cometa

March 19, 2014: More Family Court Judges Are Needed To Improve Well-Being of Children, Says New York State Bar Association

February 12, 2014: State Bar Association Mourns Passing of Stewart F. Hancock, Jr., Former Court of Appeals Judge

February 5, 2014: New York State Bar Association President Schraver Supports Funding for Judiciary, Legal Services and more Family Court Judges

February 4, 2014: Civics Should Be An Educational Priority, New York State Bar Association Says

February 3, 2014: Long Island Attorney Louis A. Craco Receives New York State Bar Association Gold Medal

January 27, 2014: State Bar Association Presidential Summit to Address Legal Education, Future of the Legal Profession

January 27, 2014: New York State Bar Association Announces New Section Chairs

January 8, 2014: New York State Bar Association Members Receive Exclusive Discounts for Clio Management System

January 6, 2014: State Bar Association 2014 Public Policy Priorities Include Courts, Voting Reforms, Access to Justice, Civics Education

January 2, 2014: Statement from New York State Bar President Schraver On Chief Justice Roberts’ Annual Year-End Report

December 19, 2013: State Bar Association Praises Governor Cuomo for Signing Nonprofit Revitalization Act

December 2, 2013: Statement from New York State Bar Association President David M. Schraver on Proposed 2014-15 Judiciary Budget

December 1, 2013: Metro-North Derailment Statement By State Bar Association President


November 21, 2013: New York State Bar Association Pilot Program to Provide Discounted Legal Help for Military Veterans


November 13, 2013: Statement by New York State Bar Association President David M. Schraver Opposing House of Representatives Bill to Renew Mistake of the Past


November 12, 2013: New York State Bar Association Issues Report Calling for Changes to Curb Human Trafficking


October 18, 2013: New York State Bar Association Hosts Program For Attorneys Interested In Helping Veterans With Claims


October 17, 2013: New York State Bar Association Recognizes Judges for Promoting Pro Bono Representation


October 17, 2013: New York State Bar Association Honors Attorneys From Buffalo, New York City For Achievement in Public Service

October 16, 2013: State Bar Unveils Fall Radio Campaign on Voter Participation and Veterans


October 15, 2013: New York State Bar Association Launches New Women's Community


October 8, 2013: Seven State Bar Association Leaders Urge Congress to End Devastating Funding Cuts to Federal Courts


October 1, 2013: New York State Bar Association and 18 Law Schools Sponsor Forum on Right to Counsel in Civil Matters


September 26, 2013: State Bar Association Mourns Passing of John T. Buckley, Former Appellate Division Justice and State Assemblyman

September 25, 2013: New York State Bar Association Partners With Fastcase To Provide Free Access To Legal Research Library

September 12, 2013: State Bar President David M. Schraver Responds to Decision to Delay Disclosure of Pro Bono Reports


August 12, 2013: State Bar Association Congratulates James Silkenat on Becoming President of American Bar Association


August 10, 2013: State Bar Mourns the Passing of U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Joseph M. McLaughlin


July 16, 2013: State Bar Association Calls for Law Requiring Recording of Custodial Interrogations


July 1, 2013: New York State Bar Association Announces New Committee Chairs


June 28, 2013: Rochester Attorney Elizabeth Wolford Receives State Bar's Root/Stimson Award


June 26, 2013: New York State Bar Association President Schraver Praises Supreme Court Ruling on DOMA


June 17, 2013: State Bar Association Welcomes New York International Arbitration Center


June 3, 2013: David M. Schraver of Rochester Takes Office as New York State Bar Association President