Announcements & News

Changes at the Bankruptcy Court

With admiration and gratitude, we say goodbye to the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of New York, Kim F. Lefebvre, after nearly 40 years of public service. Kim began his career at Basloe, Basloe & Gallagher, a general practice law firm in Herkimer, New York. In 1981, he was appointed Estate […]

Justice Paul Feinman to Visit Syracuse University College of Law

Justice Paul Feinman to Visit Syracuse University College of Law New York State Court of Appeals Associate Justice the Hon. Paul G. Feinman will visit the Syracuse University College of Law on Wednesday, October 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom. Feinman has been invited by College of Law student organizations OutLaw: The […]

FCBA Annual CLE/Meeting/Dinner 2018

SAVE THE DATE!! NDNY-FCBA Annual CLE/Meeting/Dinner 2018 will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Sky Armory in Syracuse, NY An Ethics and Professionalism CLE will be offered at 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Annual Meeting will begin at 4:30 pm Happy Hour will begin at 5:30 pm Annual Dinner will begin at 6:30 […]

Reception Honoring the Honorable Rosemary S. Pooler

The Central New York Women’s Bar Association Cordially Invites You to a Reception Honoring The Honorable Rosemary S. Pooler to celebrate her Twentieth Anniversary on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals Monday, November 5, 2018 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Citronelle 113 Walton Street, Syracuse Hors D’Oeuvres and Drinks Music Provided by a Jazz Band Featuring […]

News You Can Use: Advice From Our Magistrate Judges

Whether you are new to practicing in the Northern District of New York, or have done so for many years, you can benefit from advice and insight from our five full-time Magistrate Judges, to whom we posed the same questions: What advice do you have for attorneys appearing before you in civil cases? What advice […]

Russo vs. Central School District No 1 Trial Reenactment

In 1969, a 21-year old art teacher in a small town in upstate New York refused to lead her homeroom in the Pledge of Allegiance. The school district fired her, and she brought a lawsuit under the First Amendment. In this historic reenactment of the trial and appeal to the Second Circuit, we explore the […]

FCBA Members Enjoy Annual Golf Event

On Monday, August 20, the FCBA held its 14th Annual CLE and Golf Event at the scenic Bellevue Country Club in Syracuse, New York. More than a dozen FCBA members attended the CLE program, which began at 10 a.m. and offered attendees a CLE credit in the area of Professional Practice. Entitled “Update and Strategies […]

Fireside Chat with the Judiciary: Hon. David N. Hurd

Information Flyer: Judge Hurd September 2018 Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association Fireside Chat with the Judiciary Hon. David N. Hurd, United States District Judge, Northern District of New York Patrick G. Radel, Esq., Getnick Livingston Atkinson & Priore, LLP Robert F. Julian, Esq., Law Offices of Robert F. Julian The Honorable […]

FCBA & SU College of Law CLE: “United States Supreme Court: The 2018-2019 Term”

Friday, September 28, 2018 1:30 to 4:15 p.m. Registration opens at 1:00 p.m. Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom, Dineen Hall Syracuse University College of Law 950 Irving Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244 The College of Law‘s second annual Supreme Court Preview program will again examine the Court in the midst of transition. In July, Justice Anthony Kennedy […]

Changes in the Clerk’s Office

A changing of the guard is scheduled to take place at the NDNY Clerk’s Office this summer. On August 3, 2018, current Clerk of Court Larry Baerman will retire; current Chief Deputy Clerk John Domurad will take Larry’s place as Clerk of Court; and current Chief Deputy Clerk for Court Operations Dan McAllister will take […]