Why Join The Dispute Resolution Section?


To join this Section by phone, call the Member Resource Center at (800) 582-2452 during business hours.

How much are Section dues? Very affordable with NYSBA membership. View the price list here (scroll down for Section dues). 

Membership in NYSBA’s Dispute Resolution Section is a valuable way to:

  • Enhance professional skills
  • Join colleagues in exciting Section events
  • Increase your network of contacts in this field 

Opportunities for Professional Growth and Achievement

  • NYSBA’s Dispute Resolution Section offers members excellent ways to enhance their knowledge and expertise by participating in the Section activities.
  • Through events featuring outstanding speakers, members can examine critical developments in dispute resolution.
  • All of these activities enable you to stay on top of the fast-growng field of dispute resolution, as well as meet and work with colleagues who share your interests.

Participation in Section Activities is Easy

  • The Dispute Resolution Section aims to address the complex issues that constantly arise in the field, and to communicate about dispute resolution with the profession as a whole.
  • The Section offers its members a variety of ways to participate. The Section’s Executive Committee welcomes membership participation in these activities, as well as others, and encourages interested members to contact it to discuss opportunities.

A Voice in the Association

  • The Dispute Resolution Section addresses major professional issues that affect practitioners, and advocates those positions where appropriate, including within the New York State Bar Association.
  • Membership in the New York State Bar Association’s Dispute Resolution Section is a valuable way for you to keep up-to-date on the growing number of issues and concerns that face the ever-changing legal profession.