Welcome to CDWBA

Welcome to the website for the Capital District Women’s Bar Association (CDWBA), a Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York. Founded in 1978, the CDWBA is more than 350 members strong. Private practitioners, judges, government attorneys, court officials, in-house counsel, and law students are welcome. Friends of the Association include non-attorneys in law-related professions, including paralegals.

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  • Events & CLE Opportunities Outside of the CDWBA

    The CDWBA works to help spread the word for other similar organizations when they are hosting events and CLE opportunities that may be of interest to our membership.  Please check back often to see what is going on around the … Read More

  • JOB POSTINGS

    Below is a list of job postings throughout the Capital Region and beyond. The listings are in order of posting to the website (most recent at top); however, listings outside the Capital Region appear at the end. If you know … Read More

  • 2017 CDWBA Judicial Candidate Questionnaire

    The Judicial Task Force’s mission is to educate members and the community on the qualifications of candidates for judicial office in the Third and Fourth Judicial Districts. We have prepared a questionnaire for the candidates.  Please feel free to share … Read More

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  • CDWBA LGBT Committee Meeting

    CDWBA LGBT COMMITTEE MEETING WHEN:  Wednesday, December 13, 5:30 p.m. WHERE:  The Legal Project, 24 Aviation Rd #101, Albany, NY 12205 DETAILS:  Please join the CDWBA LGBT Committee for its December committee meeting, where upcoming project and trainings will be … Read More

  • CDWBA Sex Trafficking Committee Presentation

    WHEN:  Monday, December 18, 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. WHERE:  Albany Law School, Room E117 DETAILS: The Committee on Sex Trafficking invites you to join us for a presentation by Professor Melissa Breger on the trauma to young victims from sex … Read More

  • CDWBA Holiday Party

    WHEN:  Tuesday, December 19, 2017 WHERE:  Albany Pump Station, 19 Quackenbush Square, Albany @ 5:30 p.m. DETAILS:  Come join the CDWBA as we celebrate the holidays! This event is $25.00 for members ($45.00 non-members) and includes a substantial appetizer fare, … Read More