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


    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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  • Sex Trafficking Committee Meeting

    Please join the CDWBA Sex Trafficking Committee at our monthly meeting in the Bach Library Community Room. We will continue planning the trafficking awareness exhibit, as well as discuss mentoring opportunities and awareness projects. New members welcome!

  • Brown Bag Lunch Series with Hon. Christine Clark

    WHAT:   Brown Bag Lunch Series with Hon. Christine Clark WHERE:   Appellate Division WHEN:   Thursday, November 8th, 2018 from 12:30-1:30pm DETAILS:  Come sit with the Hon. Christine Clark and converse over lunch (bring your own) about a wide … Read More

  • CDWBA Board Meeting