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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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Calling All Lawyers to Protect Democracy

Recognizing that our elections, and with them our democracy, are under threat, and believing that lawyers are uniquely qualified and equipped to respond, the New York City Bar Association is urging the legal community to take action to protect our elections. The election protection opportunities at the link below will be updated as new information becomes available, so we invite you to bookmark the page and check back from time to time.
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August 6, 2024

Careers in Cybersecurity Law

Cybersecurity and data privacy concerns continue to escalate, making this a hot legal market to enter. Organizations are working hard to comply and protect the information they hold, paving the way for law firm, in-house, and public sector opportunities for new lawyers, or lawyers in transition. Get tips on how to break into this growing and exciting area of the law.
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Save Now on Our Coworking Space!

Our brand-new private offices and conference rooms are 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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Upcoming Events

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CLE
July 18, 2024

Accounting for Lawyers

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CLE
July 23, 2024

Taking & Defending Depositions: Strategies & Techniques - Part II - Conducting the Deposition

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July 23, 2024

The Independence of the Judiciary and Rule of Law in Pakistan

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CLE
July 24, 2024

Who Pays the Piper? Navigating Liability in Wire and Digital Payment Fraud Cases

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