NYWBA Annual Luncheon

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NYWBA Annual Dinner 2018

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NYWBA Annual Dinner 2019

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NYWBA Judicial Reception, Feb. 25, 2020

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NYWBA Annual Virtual Installation, June 9, 2020

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President’s Message

Welcome to the New York Women's Bar Association!

I am honored to serve the NYWBA as its president. I hope you will join us as we strive to improve the status of women, educate lawyers, and support professional development and advancement.

~ Amanda B. Norejko

CLICK HERE to read the President's Message from the most recent newsletter.


CLICK HERE to read a message from WBASNY President Joy A. Thompson

Press Releases

January 7, 2021:  WBASNY Denounces Attack on Capitol and Urges Accountability and Smooth Transition to Power for Biden and Harris.  CLICK HERE for press release.

Dec. 1, 2020:  NYWBA commends the New York Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts and its chair Hon. Betty Weinberg Ellerin on releasing its Gender Survey 2020.  CLICK HERE for press release.

Nov. 2, 2020:  NYWBA Rates Judicial Candidates for the Civil Court and Supreme Court in New York County.  CLICK HERE for press release.

Sept. 20, 2020:  The New York Women’s Bar Association joins the nation in mourning Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

July 20, 2020:  NYWBA joins our nation in mourning the loss of Congressman John Lewis.

Member Resources

We value your membership and hope you will take advantage of the many benefits and opportunities offered by the Association. We look forward to your participation and attendance at our programs and events. Be sure to check our online calendar regularly. If you are not yet a member, click here to join or renew today.

NYWBA Foundation

The NYWBA Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity whose mission is to eliminate gender bias and discrimination from the legal system and profession; to promote social and economic equality, safety, and well-being of women and children; and to address the unmet legal needs of women and children.

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NYWBA is a founding chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York. Click here for WBASNY website

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