Become a Member or Renew Your Membership
We are a dynamic, pro-active and membership driven organization dedicated to protecting New York's civil justice sytem. Our full-time Albany lobbyists and public relations staff monitor legislation, develop strategies and effectively present our position to legislators and policy makers.
NYSTLA educates and mobilizes our members, their clients, allied groups and the general public to support consumer rights and family safety. 
Member services include:
Annual State of the State reception
Lobby Day in Albany
Law Day ceremony
Tracking over 500 pieces of legislation each year
Litigation against unsound regulations and statutes
Filing of amicus briefs in significant cases; and more. 
NYSTLA members receive:
Bill of Particulars, a quarterly update on civil practice in New York State
Access to the Expert Resource Center, a document bank containing over 2,000 regional expert testimony documents
Discussion Forums, our association listservs providing immediate electronic access to the best trial lawyer minds in the state - your NYSTLA colleagues
Complete access to the NYSTLA website, containing legislative alerts, CLE information, past publications, and exclusive "members-only" areas
A copy of the Annual Directory including free listing of all NYSTLA members, updates on significant legislation and New York case law
And more......
Dues Schedule:
First Year (from date of admission to the bar) $50
2-5 Years (from date of admission to the bar) $150
5 Yrs Plus (from date of admission to the bar) $250
Sustaining Member $500
Out of State Attorneys $125
Paralegals $75
Law Students Free
Govt Employees $200
Retiree $50
Judicial Member Free