US Senator Chuck Schumer, James R. Duffy, Esq. and their bobbleheads at the Academy's 11th Annual Membership Reception.
The Academy congratulates Hon. Janet DiFiore on her nomination to serve as Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals! For more information follow THIS LINK to read the Governor's press release announcing his nomination.
In honoring our commitment to providing FREE, high-quality CLE programs to our members, Academy-sponsored fully-accredited courses are presented by leading experts on a range of topics. The Academy presents approximately 60 seminars each year across New York State. In addition to our live programs, courses are available online or as DVD and audio CD.
In addition to FREE CLE, Academy members enjoy many membership benefits such as:
Weekly Department Updates, Networking and Social Events, Watch Online CLE™ web service, CLE Materials Library, Tuesday Technology Tips, Brief Bank, Deposition Databank, Political Advocacy, Services from our Sponsors and more!
The Academy maintains a strong commitment to protect, preserve and enhance the civil justice system while working to rebuild and improve the image of our profession.
Our diverse membership base and strong grass roots network allow us to advocate on a wide array of legislative and political issues.