Resources for the Public and the Community

For more than 135 years, the New York State Bar Association has shaped the development of the law, educated and informed the profession and the public, and responded to the demands of a changing society. Today, with a membership of more than 77,000 lawyers, representing every town, city and county in the state, the New York State Bar Association is the oldest and largest voluntary state bar organization in the nation.

The following resources may be of assistance:

Hire a NY Attorney

Find a Mediator

Client Rights and Responsibilities

Free Legal Assistance

Judicial Election Information

Resolving Conflict with a New York Attorney

Superstorm Sandy Recovery Resources

When Mass Disaster Strikes

Law, Youth and Citizenship Program

Mock Trial