The Society is constantly developing, refining and planning new programs for our members. Here are some of the events that we have in the works, with more specific details to be announced in the coming weeks and months. Remember all of these events will be CLE-accredited, so don't miss out!

Don't forget to check out our Past Program Archive to view video and other information from our events dating back to 2003.

Young Lawyers Series: Cocktails & Commentary

A Bridge to Liberty for All

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Doors Open at 6:00 PM • Reception at 6:30 PM • Program at 7:00 PM

Fraunces Tavern Museum
54 Pearl Street
New York, NY 10004 Map

This program, a part of the Young Lawyers Series: Cocktails & Commentary, is an event on Brigadier General of the Continental Army and Polish freedom fighter, Tadeusz Kosciuszko, and his efforts to end slavery, as illustrated by his will. Magdalena Baczewska, Lecturer and Director, Music Performance Program at Columbia University, will perform a piano concert of original compositions by Kosciuszko. A toast of The Kosciuszko Bridge, the newest Williamsburg cocktail that joins spirits of two nations: Polish Bison Grass Vodka and American gin, will follow.

This event is co-hosted by Fraunces Tavern Museum, Polish Cultural Institute New York, and The Historical Society of the New York Courts.

Registration Opening Soon!

Documenting Our Past
Great Documents of New York Legal History

Thursday, November 30, 2017

New York City Bar Association
42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10003 Map

The Society is partnering with the New York State Archives for a program in which leading experts will discuss early documents of State importance that provide a window into NYS legal foundations. The program will also cover the importance of the preservation of early court records and the recent transfer of court documents to State Archives.

More Details to be Announced Soon!

Historical Society of the New York Courts        140 Grand Street, Suite 701 White Plains, NY 10601        914-824-5863