Press Releases

April 1, 2021: The New York Women’s Bar Association mourns the loss of our respected and beloved member, Hon. Paul G. Feinman, Associate Judge of the New York Court of Appeals.  Click here for press release.


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.


December 1, 2020:  The New York Women’s Bar Association 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.


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


September 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.


July 26, 2019: WBASNY Opposes Racist Treatment of Diverse Congresswomen http://icont.ac/4kN9Y via @WBASNY


June 5, 2019:  June is Pride Month and this year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion. The NYWBA’s LGBT Committee is proudly hosting a meeting with Dr. Jillian Weiss on June 18.  Dr. Weiss is a leader on LGBTQ issues and will be discussing recent cases involving the rights of transgender students.  Click here for more info.