Membership

SCBA Membership & Dues Information


Membership in the Schenectady County Bar Association is open to any person who is a member of the Bar of New York or any other State. Only attorneys who reside or have an office for the practice of law in Schenectady County may be voting members.

You can help our association financially by becoming a Sustaining Member, for an additional $40 per year.

You can upgrade your membership at any time! Please consider joining your colleagues today! We will acknowledge our sustaining members in our newsletter and in our website.
New members need to submit a paper application. Please complete the application, have it signed by a sponsor who is already a member of the Association, and return it, together with the a copy of your certificate of admission to the New York State Bar, to the following address:
 
Andrew Healey
Membership Chair
PO Box 1728
Schenectady, NY 12301

If you need assistance in locating a sponsor please contact the Bar Association at 393-4115 or info@schenectadycountybar.org.  We look forward to processing your application and welcoming you to the Association.


Schenectady County Bar Association Dues
Regular Member Rates
First full year of admission to the NYS Bar: Free
Second Year to Fifth Year of Bar Admission: $55.00
Six years or more of Bar Admission: $110.00
Over Seventy Years of Age: Free

Sustaining Member Rate
First full year of admission to the NYS Bar: $40.00
Second Year to Fifth Year of Bar Admission: $95.00
Six years or more of Bar Admission: $150.00
Over Seventy Years of Age: $40.00

Application
The SCBA Member Application is available by clicking here.

SCBA Dues


Regular Dues


SUSTAINING MEMBER ORDER 


Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday, October 24, 2018 :
    Retirement event for Hon. Barry Kramer

    Retirement event for Hon. Barry Kramer

    6 p.m. Glen Sanders Mansions, Scotia

    Read more and register  (RSVP by October 17)

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  • Thursday, November 08, 2018 :
    Diversity and Inclusion CLE and Luncheon Meeting

    Luncheon meeting at noon followed by CLE

    Terrace at Water;s Edge Lighthouse, Glenville

    Diversity and Inclusion

    1.0 CLE credit hour - Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias - For experienced attorneys

    Speakers: Lillian Moy and Hon. Teneka Frost

    $25 members; $30 others

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  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 :
    Introduction to Estate Planning

    12-1 p.m. - Brown Bag Series at Courthouse

    Speakers: Lauren Sharkey and Kevin Litz

    1.0 CLE - areas of practice

    appropriate for all attorneys

    SCBA members free; other $10

    Register at door

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  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018 :
    Practice Tips: County Court v. Local Courts

    12-1 p.m. - Brown Bag Series at Courthouse

    Speakers: Brian Mercy and Cory Dalmata

    1.0 CLE - areas of practice

    appropriate for all attorneys

    SCBA members free; other $10

    Register at door

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