Announcements & News

Pro Se Attorney Open Position

We are looking to hire an experienced attorney to serve as an attorney coordinator for the NDNY Federal Court Bar Association Pro Se Assistance Program in the Albany area.  The attorney will work about 25 hours per quarter handling phone calls, meeting with and advising pro se litigants.  The work typically takes place during normal […]

General Order #56: Order Regarding Deposit and Investment of Registry Funds

Please see the attached PDF for details on General Order #56 – Order Regarding Deposit and Investment of Registry Funds: General Order #56

Hon. Frederick J. Scullin, Jr. Scholarship Program – 2016 Application

In December 2005, the Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association (“the Association”) established The Honorable Frederick J. Scullin, Jr. Scholarship Program to recognize exemplary law students who attend Albany Law School, Cornell University College of Law, and Syracuse University College of Law. In calendar year 2016, the Association will select three (3) […]

Capital Region Bankruptcy Bar Association/The Central New York Bankruptcy Bar Association Host 21st Annual Bankruptcy Conference

The Capital Region Bankruptcy Bar Association and The Central New York Bankruptcy Bar Association will host 21st Annual Bankruptcy Conference on November 11-12, 2016, at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, New York. Please see this flyer for more details on the event.

Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules Invite Comments on Proposed Amendments

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms and have asked that they be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The proposed amendments and the advisory committees’ reports explaining the proposed changes are posted on the Judiciary’s website at: […]

Public Notice for Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge

The current term of the office of United States Magistrate Judge David E. Peebles at Syracuse, New York, is due to expire on May 21, 2016. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of the magistrate judge to a new eight-year term. The […]

Hon. Randolph F. Treece Retirement Reception

Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Retirement Reception – Hon. Randolph F. Treece Hilton Albany Albany, New York Please join the Rensselaer County Bar Association, the Capital District Black and Hispanic Bar Association, the Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association and the Albany County Bar Association for a cocktail […]

Civil Service Exam Announcement – Court Interpreter – Spanish – July 29, 2015

The New York State Unified Court System, Office of Public Affairs announces: Application Deadline for Civil Service Exam -Court Interpreter-Spanish July 29, 2015 The civil service exam for Court Interpreter-Spanish will be offered statewide on September 19, 2015. Submit your online application by Wednesday, July 29, 2015. New York State Court Interpreters speak languages from […]

Vacancy Announcement: Term Law Clerk, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York

The United States District Court for the Northern District of New York announces the following vacancy for a Term Law Clerk (opening date, June 29, 2015; closing date, July 17, 2015; projected start date, August 2015). NDNY_Judicial_Law Clerk_June 2015

Thursday, June 18, 2015, New York State-Federal Judicial Council and the Second Circuit Judicial Council Are Pleased to Present a Complimentary CLE Program – Attorney Privilege and Work Product

Thursday, June 18, 2015 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. New York State Federal Judicial Council & Second Circuit Judicial Council Complimentary CLE Program Announcement “Attorney Privilege and Work Product” Theodore Roosevelt U.S. Courthouse Ceremonial Courtroom, 225 Cadman Plaza East Brooklyn, New York The New York State Federal Judicial Council and the Second Circuit Judicial Council […]