General | Diversity | International | Legal Education
NY Tri-State Area | Special Interest

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General Legal Associations


American Bar Association

National Lawyers Guild


Diversity Bar Associations - National and New York Tri-State Area


American Association of Jewish Lawyers & Jurists

Hispanic National Bar Association

Lesbian & Gay Law Association of Greater New York

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

National Bar Association

National Lesbian and Gay Law Association

Native American Bar Association

Queens County Women's Bar Association

Women's Bar Association of the State of New York


International Legal Associations & Organizations


Inter-American Bar Association


Legal Education Associations


Association of American Law Schools

Clinical Legal Education Association


New York Tri-State Area Bar Associations & Legal Organizations


New York State Bar Association

Connecticut Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association


New York County, City, and Area Bar Associations


Albany County Bar Association

Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Nassau County Bar Association

New York County Lawyers' Association

Queens County Bar Association

Suffolk County Bar Association

Western New York Law Center


New York State Special Interest Law and Law-Related Associations


New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NYSACDL)

New York State Defenders Association

New York State Trial Lawyers Association


Special Interest Law Associations and Law-Related Organizations Included for their Particular Relevance to CUNY School of Law Programs


American Association of Law Libraries

American Civil Liberties Union Freedom Network

American Health Lawyers Association

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

American Society of International Law (ASIL)

Association of Federal Defense Attorneys (AFDA)

Equal Justice Works (EJW)

Essential Information

Ralph Nader's Essential Information is a non-profit organization "involved in a variety of projects to encourage citizens to become active and engaged in their communities." There is also a good page of links to other activist organizations.

The Federal Bar Association

First Amendment Lawyers Association (FALA)

National Center for Law and Economic Justice (NEJLP) - Formerly the Welfare Law Center

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

National Center for Law and Economic Justice

National Center on Poverty Law

National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA)

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR)

National Organization for Women (NOW)

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