The New York State Conference of Bar Leaders

The New York State Conference of Bar Leaders

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

Best Practices Program - January 2018

Alternate Revenue Streams to Offset Declines in Dues and CLE Income

More than 30 participants joined the call, which was recorded and available for downloading.

Currently available is an information sheet on Sources of Non-dues Revenue for Bar Associations from the ABA Division for Bar Services (2015).

The next call in March will focus on developing collaborative partnerships with other bar associations. 


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

2017 Bar Leaders Innovation Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 award winners: the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys and the New York County Lawyers Association. 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.     

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

Bar Leader Update Form 

Bar Around the Corner Archives