Trial Academy: April 4 - April 8, 2018

New York State Bar Association Young Lawyer Section Trial Academy

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4 - SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2018
CORNELL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, ITHACA, NY


The New York State Bar Association Trial Academy is a five-day trial techniques program. Geared toward new and young attorneys, participants will take part in sessions which will advance and improve their courtroom skills. With an emphasis on direct participation, the Trial Academy is a great learning experience for all involved. 

Registration for 2018 now open!

Scholarships to the 2018 Trial Academy are sponsored by some NYSBA Sections. Apply for a Scholarship.

The program for the 2018 Trial Academy is not yet available. View the 2017 program here.  

Frequently asked questions about the Trial Academy

Remember, seats are limited and the Trial Academy always sells out.

Young Lawyers Section Member registration fee: $850 (NYSBA Membership required)
NYSBA member registration fee: $900
Non-NYSBA member registration fee: $1,000

Under New York's MCLE rule, this program qualifies for up to 37.5 MCLE credit hours, consisting of 2.0 credit hours in Ethics and 35.5 credit hours in Practical Skills. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION TRIAL ACADEMY, PLEASE CONTACT MEGAN O'TOOLE AT MOTOOLE@NYSBA.ORG