Announcements & News

NDNY-FCBA 2024 Constitutional  Scholars  Program

NDNY-FCBA 2024 Constitutional Scholars Program

The Constitutional Scholars Program is a non-profit, non-partisan, educational, community outreach program of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York (“NDNY”). Video Performances are due by midnight on Tuesday, July 4, 2023. No entries will be accepted after midnight.

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Judicial Panel Educates Albany Law School Students

By Diana Waligora The FCBA collaborated with Albany Law School to host a discussion about judicial decision-making on the evening of November 1, 2023. The event consisted of a one-hour panel discussion followed by a networking cocktail reception. FCBA President Adam...

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Trial Reenactments Return to the NDNY

More than 100 people attended an historical trial reenactment at the Albany federal courthouse on the evening of October 25, 2023 – the first reenactment since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic three and a half years prior. The reemergence of historical...

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Clerk’s Corner: Let’s Chat

By Clerk of Court John Domurad To better serve the public, the Northern District Clerk’s Office has adopted a mantra of “Meeting our customers where they are, rather than where we would like them to be.” What does this mean? It means being open to using new...

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President’s Message

By Eric C. Nordby It’s exciting to realize that 2024 will mark the 20th year of the NDNY-FCBA! Our association’s collective dedication to upholding the principles of justice and the rule of law is more vital than ever, and it’s with great pride that I share the latest...

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Speaking with … Gabe Nugent

Interviewed by Janelle A. Pelli Gabe Nugent is a familiar face for anyone who’s been involved with the Federal Court Bar Association.  Gabe has served as both a trustee and an officer of the FCBA, and been involved in the group’s CLEs, social events, and committee...

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FCBA Boasts Record Attendance at Its Annual Dinner

More than 165 FCBA members and guests attended the NDNY-FCBA’s Annual Dinner on November 30, 2023, at the restored Marriott in downtown Syracuse (formerly the historic Hotel Syracuse). CLE The afternoon started at 3:30 p.m. with a 50-minute CLE program. Entitled...

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