Member Categories

Membership to the Nassau County Bar Association is open to any attorney who is admitted to the New York State Bar, or any current student in an accredited law school. Annual dues vary depending on the category of membership, and can be found on the Membership Application.

We look forward to welcoming you as an NCBA Member!

Regular Membership: For attorneys admitted to practice in NYS more than 10 years

Associate Membership: Attorneys admitted to practice in NYS but have neither an office nor a residence in Nassau County and may not vote or hold office in NCBA

Junior First Membership: Attorneys who are newly admitted to the Bar (one year or less) pay only the $20 application fee.  Dues are waived from your date of admission to the Bar to your first anniversary date of admission. If you are a Law School graduate who has not yet been admitted to the New York State Bar, please select Student Membership.

Junior 2-5 Years: Admitted to practice in NYS 2-5 years

Junior 6-9 Attorneys: admitted to practice in NYS 6-9 years

Student Membership: For current law school students. Student membership applies until date of admission to the Bar. Notify us when you have been admitted to the Bar–we will waive your dues from your date of admission to your first anniversary date–our gift to you!

Legal Administrator: Must provide a letter of recommendation from an NCBA member attorney in good standing in New York State. May not vote or hold office in NCBA

Paralegal: Must provide paralegal certification or proof of employment from a supervising attorney; and must provide a letter from an attorney in good standing in New York State. May not vote or hold office in NCBA.

*Sustaining Members–For members who strongly value NCBA’s mission and contributions for the betterment of the legal profession in addition to their current dues.