Why Join the Nassau County Bar Association?
Benefits of Membership
As a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, you can advance your career, help develop your business, and give back to the community in a variety of exclusive programs, services and discounts, not available anywhere else!
→For more information on NCBA Member Benefits, contact Membership, 516-747-4070.
Domus – the exclusive “home” for the members of the Nassau County Bar Association, whether for formal meetings or social gatherings. The dining room is open to members and guests, and rooms are available for meetings, and private parties. WiFi accessible. Come home to Domus!
Grow Your Career
CLE Seminars, DVDs, CDs – Over 100+ programs offered each year. Visit our website for current offerings. Exciting things are happening at the Bar! Membership now includes FREE CLE as part of your dues payment. Free unlimited live CLE! Free Bridge-the-Gap weekend. Free committee CLE. Free 12 credits of CD/DVD rental. Limited exclusions apply. Join or renew now
Committees – More than 50 substantive committees are available to join, to keep up on the newest changes in the law, advance your career, or assist the Bar. No extra fee to join!
E-Newsletter – The latest news at the Bar, emailed each week.
Ethics Hotline – Get immediate help with ethics dilemmas and formal opinions of the NCBA Professional Ethics Committee. Free.
Jobs – Members can access all new job openings three days before they are opened to the public, at the NCBA Career Center. Post your resume, set job alerts, and post new job openings.
Lawyer Assistance Program – Receive confidential assistance for personal issues 888-408-6222.
Nassau Lawyer, -Exclusive legal articles and the opportunity to have your articles published.
“Call A Colleague” Program – Get some quick help about a point of law, procedure, or a legal issue not in your practice area from a fellow NCBA member.
Special Events – Meet and network with your colleagues in casual, social settings.
Grow Your Business
Arbitration and Mediation panels – Qualified members can join panels, which handle cases at the most efficient rates
Lawyer Referral Information Service – Get potential new client referrals through the Bar Association. Members only.
Member Directory – Access to information on court personnel, legal organizations, committees, etc. Free listing for members.
Mailing Labels – Announce new partnerships, relocations, etc. to the entire membership. Available for a fee.
Meeting Facilities at Domus – For depositions, client meetings, etc. Free Wi-Fi. Available for a fee.
Networking opportunities – Build business contacts at events with members, the legal community, businesses, etc.
Office Space Available – Find members who have office space available, or post your available space on the website, free of charge.
Sponsorship 0pportunities – Promote your name and services by sponsoring Bar and CLE events.
Grow Your Community
Lawyer in the Classroom – Speak to middle school and high school classes.
Mock Trial – Coach or judge high school teams arguing a case in a real courtroom in this annual competition.
Mortgage Foreclosure Pro Bono Project – Provide legal counsel and guidance to Nassau homeowners facing immediate foreclosure issues.
Pro Bono– Volunteer legal assistance to those who cannot afford it in landlord/tenant, bankruptcy, etc.
Senior Clinics – Volunteer legal guidance for seniors.
Speakers Bureau – Help educate community groups, professional organizations and businesses on all areas of law.
Student Mentoring Project – Guide at-risk middle school students, one-on-one.
WE CARE Fund
The WE CARE Fund is a part of the Nassau Bar Foundation, Inc., the charitable arm of the Nassau County Bar Association. WE CARE is supported through donations and fundraising efforts of the legal profession and the community-at-large. The money is disbursed through charitable grants to improve the quality of life for children, the elderly, and others in need throughout Nassau County.
Language Line Personal Interpreter Service provides over the phone interpretation in more than 200 languages, and you can access the service with a toll free call. Members receive a 64% discount off regular rates to help communicate with limited English-speaking clients. There is no cost or obligation to set up an account online. Sign up for Personal Interpreting Services
NCBA members receive of substantial discounts for dozens of products and services. To receive discounts, contact each participating vendor directly, and have your NCBA membership card handy.
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