Committee for Bar Leaders of New York State

Mission Statement

The Committee for Bar Leaders of New York State is first and foremost an organization for bar leaders dedicated to providing a forum for the exchange of information and ideas. 

The Committee works to advance the objectives of the organized bar, encourages communication and collaboration among bar associations, promotes leadership development for present and future bar leaders, hosts workshops and programs that provide educational opportunities and foster networking. 

View our online community! For committee members only. A username and password are required to login. A committee roster can be found here


Bar Association Events Calendar

A listing of events being held by various bar associations all across the state. 

Call for nominations: 2018 Bar Leaders Innovation Awards

The Committee for Bar Leaders is pleased to announce its Call for Nominations for the 2018 Bar Leaders Innovation Awards. These awards recognize how bar associations adapt to the needs of their members and the community at large by introducing new programs, ideas and methodologies that benefit everyone involved. Every bar association is encouraged to participate. Every new idea put into effect, no matter how small it may seem, is welcome for consideration.

The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, November 16. Award winners will be recognized during the 2019 Annual Meeting of the New York State Bar Association in New York City, and the award presented to the winning associations at one of their local events. Click the above link for the form and contact Mark Wilson (518.487.5540) with any questions. 

New York State Committee for Bar Leaders of New York State Hyperlinks 

Bar Leader Update Form 

Bar Around the Corner Archives