Announcements & News


Notice of Annual Meeting signed by KMZ-10192021133111  

“Views from the Bench: The Value of Diversity in the Legal Profession and in the Judiciary” CLE and Cocktail Reception 10/27/21

NDNY-FCBA Annual CLE/Meeting/Dinner – 12/9/2021 Craftsman Inn – Syracuse


“Filing and Opposing Motions to Dismiss Under FRCP Rule 12” CLE 10/19/21 via Zoom

Motion to Dismiss CLE Registration Link: Motion to Dismiss CLE Material Packet: Motions to Dismiss CLE Material Packet Affirmation Form: CLE Affirmation Form Motion to Dismiss CLE Zoom link:

“Basics of Bankruptcy Practice and Post-Pandemic Opportunities for Practitioners” CLE 10/20/21

Bankruptcy CLE Registration Link:

Supreme Court to Consider Second Amendment Case Originating in NDNY

By Allison Magnarelli, J.D. Candidate 2023, Albany Law School The Northern District of New York is going back to the Supreme Court. In N.Y. State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n v. Beach, 818 F. App’x 99 (2d Cir. 2020), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a decision and order issued by […]

Clerk’s Corner – Fall 2021

By Clerk of the Court John Domurad As we enter our 18th month of pandemic living, I thought it might be helpful to provide a quick update on the Court’s current COVID-19 policies and several of the initiatives we are undertaking to capture the lessons learned during this difficult period. With the onset of the […]

President’s Message – September 2021

By Kimberly Zimmer Dear Friends and Members, We were so happy to see those of you who attended our Social Hours in Syracuse, Albany, and Utica. All three Happy Hours were very well attended, and everyone was happy to see each other and socialize again. While we have many upcoming events this fall, our next […]

No Safe Place: Recognizing and Responding to Intimate Partner Violence and Technology Facilitated Abuse CLE

“Representing Veterans in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims: Tips on Advocacy” CLE 9/17/2021 via Zoom

Veterans CLE Material Packet: Veterans Claims CLE Material Packet Veterans CLE Zoom Link: