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For over 150 years, the New York City Bar Association has advocated tirelessly for the public interest and the advancement of the legal community. Our dynamic and diverse membership of 23,000 professionals and law students is dedicated to making meaningful contributions to society through the work of our committees and by providing resources for career development. Whether you are a seasoned professional, a new lawyer or a law school student, the City Bar offers a supportive environment to help you build lasting relationships, make a difference and advance your career.
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The New York City Bar Association has completed evaluations of the following candidates who are running in contested primary elections on June 25 for Civil Court Surrogate’s Court. The review was conducted by the Association’s Judiciary Committee. The City Bar uses two ratings: Approved and Not Approved. Candidates rated Approved have affirmatively demonstrated qualifications necessary for the performance of the duties of the position for which they are being considered.
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On May 6, 2024, a group of federal judges announced their shared intention not to hire “anyone who joins the Columbia University community—whether as undergraduates or law students—beginning with the entering class of 2024” and broadly accusing Columbia of being “an incubator of bigotry” that “has disqualified itself from educating the future leaders of our country.”
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Save $100 on our brand-new private offices and conference rooms available for rental on a half-day, full-day or longer basis. Each office space is outfitted with essential amenities including Wi-Fi, printer/copier access, and access to Lexis Nexis & Westlaw research resources. Our conference rooms comfortably accommodate small and large groups and are equipped with video conferencing capabilities. Conveniently located inside the City Bar’s landmark building at 42 West 44th Street, our new offices boast a prime and prestigious midtown location, conveniently accessible via numerous subways.
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June 24, 2024

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June 25, 2024

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June 26, 2024

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