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New York State Bar Association 
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Albany, NY 12207
(518) 463-3200 
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Change of address
: Member Resource Center, 800-582-2452, (or login to the site, go to MyNYSBA, and change your contact information at MyProfile).  
Ethics opinions
: Please note: inquiries may be submitted by attorneys only and must be in writing.

 seminars and publications information and ordering: Member Resource Center, 800-582-2452 or 

 and legislative matters: Governmental Relations Department, (518) 487-5652, 

Lawyer Referral Service
: 800-342-3661, - referrals to attorneys in Upstate and Western New York.  

Public Interest
: Department of Public Interest, (518) 487-5641,
The New York State Bar Association is a voluntary membership organization for attorneys. The Department of Public Interest serves those attorneys. The Department of Public Interest does not give legal advice or arrange pro bono counsel for members of the public.  If you need an attorney please see contact information above for NYSBA's Lawyer Referral Service. If you are seeking free legal assistance, please visit LawHelpNY. For attorneys seeking placement for pro bono service, please review the Pro Bono Opportunities Guide.

Law, Youth & Citizenship Program
: (518) 487-5612,   

Practice Management
: (518) 487-5590,   

Section newsletters, subscriptions or copies of articles
: Newsletter Department, (518) 487-5671 or (518) 487-5672,   

Media Services Department
: (518) 487-5530,   

Letters to the editor, State Bar News
: NYSBA Mailbag, (518) 487-5536,   

New York State Bar Journal
- Publications Department: (518) 463-3200,   

Advertising information: (410) 584-1960, Learn more about advertising and sponsorship opportunities with NYSBA here.

Accounting Department: (518) 487-5510,   

Human Resources
: (518) 487-5543,   

Lawyer Assistance Program
: (518) 487-5685, - services for attorneys who are struggling with addiction, depression, or other mental health issues.   

The New York Bar Foundation
- (518) 487-5651