Welcome to the New York State Bar
Association’s International Section (the “International Section” or “Section”).
The International Section is a dynamic group of attorneys based all over the
world that practice public or private international law. Membership in our
Section offers many opportunities to participate in seminars and conferences on
important international law topics, meet and network with other international attorneys,
and stay current with developments in international law through those events as
well as through our leading international publications.
We invite you to explore our more
than 40 substantive law committees, including committees on Energy and Natural
Resources, International Banking, Corporate Counsel, Litigation and Tax. Once a
member of our Section, you are welcome to join the committees that reflect your
areas of interest and practice. Regardless of membership in the International
Section, however, you are more than welcome to attend a number of our committee
If you practice outside of the
United States, we invite you to consider joining one of our overseas chapters. With
over 65 chapters in places like London, Beijing, Sao Paolo, and Singapore,
there are fellow International Section members in nearly every jurisdiction
around the world.
In addition to our committees and
chapters, which provide professional growth and networking opportunities, we encourage
members to participate as
organizer, speaker or attendee at our yearly educational programs and networking events and to contribute
their views on our discussion forums.
Our International Section publications
- The New
York International Law Review, which provides substantive articles related to the practice of
international law on such topics as NAFTA, the collection of money judgments
outside the U.S., foreign direct investments, and trade agreements
- The International
Law Practicum, which features peer-written, substantive articles
relating to the practical needs of attorneys in an international setting,
emphasizing clinical matters and exploring the application of international law
for the generalist.
invited to attend the following events that our Section has planned in the
The International Section aims to
fulfill the professional needs of those interested in and practicing public or
private international law. We hope to welcome you as a member or have your
participation at our events.
Feel free to contact me directly
at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining this vibrant group. You can
also always contact the New York State Bar Association’s Member
Resource Center at email@example.com; 518.463.3200/800.582.2452,
with any membership or Section question.
With best regards,
NYSBA Member Since 2007