What is a sustaining member NYSBA?

Through your partnership, leadership, stewardship and legal expertise your Sustaining Membership shows you are committed to legal industry growth and excellence. Your intellectual and financial support drives the mission of the New York State Bar Association and the Rule of Law.

How do I cancel my Nysba membership?

A: Simply download the cancellation form above, or send your cancellation in writing to: NYSBA, Member Resource Center, One Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207, or fax: 518.463. 5993.

How do you become a member of the New York Bar?

The New York State Bar requires graduation from an ABA-accredited law school in order to become a member. Passing the LSAT, or Law School Admission Test, a half-day standardized test given quarterly at testing centers in New York and elsewhere, is the first step in this process.

How much does it cost to join Nysba?

* NYSBA members save $100 a month. Non-member price $1,995 Billed monthly at $166.25 per month.

Is DC Bar membership mandatory?

About D.C. Bar Attorneys must be licensed by the D.C. Bar to practice law in the District of Columbia. Lawyers admitted to practice in D.C. must register and pay dues to the D.C. Bar.

Does D.C. have CLE requirement?

The District of Columbia Bar does not have mandatory or minimum continuing legal education requirements, although its members are encouraged to engage in such continuing legal education as is necessary to maintain their competence to practice law. See D.C. Rules of Professional Conduct.

Is the New York State Bar Association available in FastCase?

The NYSBA Online Publications Library is not available on any other online platform. Subscriptions to individual titles are also available. Please note: You do not need to upgrade your Fastcase access to view NYBSA publications in Fastcase. However upgrading and using the NYSBA publication, will give you the full 360 view of case.

How can I use Fastcase for legal research?

Fastcase puts powerful searching, sorting, and visualization research tools at your fingertips. Perform searches on Fastcase just like you would on the Web or traditional legal research services – by keyword, natural language search, or citation look-up.

How to contact the New York State Bar Association?

Evaluations, referrals, peer support, and informational resources can be found by calling 800.255.0569. The helpline is open and is checked throughout the day. Calls are returned within 24 hours. The LAP Director, Stacey Whiteley, can be reached at [email protected]. All communications are confidential.