New Jersey State Bar Association - The voluntary Bar Association of New Jersey, serving members since 1899.

NJSBA News and Updates

November 26, 2014
  • NJSBA Nominating Committee seeks candidates for leadership positions

    The NJSBA Nominating Committees invites members to apply for various leadership positions within the NJSBA including: NJSBA officers, NJSBA board of trustees, ABA House of Delegates and NJSBA Nominating Committee. Candidates must submit their letter of intent by noon, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2104. The deadline for submission of the candidate questionnaire is noon, Wednesday, Jan., 7, 2015. Read the complete notice > 

  • NJSBA argues as amicus in limited duration alimony case

    NJSBA President Paris P. Eliades argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court on Nov. 12 on Gnall v. Gnall, a case about setting the amount and duration of alimony. Click here to read the NJSBA brief

  • Volunteers needed to help veterans

    The New Jersey State Bar Association's Military Legal Assistance Program has experienced a large up-tick in requests from veterans who need help. As a result of this rise in requests for assistance with civil legal problems, more lawyers are needed to take cases. Click here to find out more or write to

We can help connect you to legal resources and programs. Find an attorney through the county bar associations. See if you can benefit from any of the NJSBA pro bono programs, such as the Military Legal Assistance Program. Plus, the public can get free information through the New Jersey State Bar Foundation.