Customer Relations Department

The New York City Bar is committed to providing excellent customer service to our members, customers and guests that not only meets, but exceeds expectations.

If you are a member of the general public with questions about:

  • Finding a lawyer – please call the City Bar’s Legal Referral Service at 212-626-7373 (Español 212-626-7374) to discuss your legal question with an attorney referral counselor or submit it online.
  • Free legal services – please call the City Bar Justice Center’s Legal Hotline at 212-626-7383, or you can apply online for assistance by filling out the online intake application.

If you are a lawyer, law student or reaching out on behalf of a lawyer with questions about:

Need additional help?

Members and guests are invited to call 212-382-6663, email We welcome in-person inquiries Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please note that our call center is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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