Nassau County
Bar Association

July 27, 2020

Dear NCBA Members,

We would like to thank you for taking the time to fill out our BBQ at the Bar 2020 survey. We appreciate your thoughts and comments.

The BBQ at the Bar has taken place since 2000, and is anticipated each year by our Members. Although COVID-19 seemed to have other plans for us this year, we want you to know that we are here for you, and would like to present you with our first ever member appreciation

BBQ at the Bar Drive-By

Thursday September 10, 2020
at the NCBA
15th & West Streets, Mineola

5:00 to 6:00 or 6:15 to 7:15 PM

RAIN DATE: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Drive by the NCBA to receive:

  • To-go BBQ dinner
  • Beverage, dessert, and swag bag

Or stay an hour and meet and network with our Directors, Officers, Staff, Corporate Partners, and fellow members in a standing-only networking area for up to 50 people per time slot.

To register, contact Special Events at or (516) 747-4070 ext. 1226.

  • Specify your desired time slot
5:00 to 6:00 PM OR 6:15 to 7:15 PM

  • If you will be picking up or staying to network for an hour.
In addition, please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to our food drive.

We look forward to September 10 and hope to see you all there!

COVID-19 and Court Updates and Resources

See below for the latest updates regarding the courts and COVID-19. Additional resources also available on our website.

Hon. Andrew A. Crecca Named New Administrative Judge in Suffolk County

On Thursday, July 23, Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence K. Marks announced the appointment of
Hon. Andrew A. Crecca as Administrative Judge for the Suffolk County courts.

Hon. Crecca will oversee the day-to-day operations of the County’s trial courts, supervising 80 judges and approximately 900 employees.

He will succeed Hon. C. Randall Hinrichs, who is retiring following a distinguished judicial career.

The NCBA extends its congratulations and well wishes.

The 2020-21 membership year is here.

Please be advised that we are unable to process CLE credits for On-Demand and Zoom programs including any committee meetings, dated July 1 to present until membership has been renewed for the new membership year that began on July 1 and runs through June 30, 2021.

Membership includes:

  • 12 FREE Credits of CD, DVD and On-Demand programs (Part 36 excluded)
  • Unlimited FREE live CLE including Zoom programs
  • Daily updates regarding court news and COVID-19 resources
  • Virtual networking and social events
  • Free virtual mental health and wellness seminars
  • And so much more

Click below to renew your membership today.
Questions? Wish to renew over the phone? Call the NCBA Membership Department at (516) 666-4850 or (516) 747-4876 to make a payment or request an invoice.
Thank you for your continued support of the
Nassau County Bar Association.

Upcoming NCBA Committee Programs
for All NCBA Members to Participate

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
12:45 PM
Civil Rights Committee Meeting
Race, A Factor in The Law, And Why We Need To Discuss It A Wade into the Water

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
12:30 PM
General Solo and Small Practice Committee Meeting
How to Use Body Language to Make Video Conferences Feel More Personal


Nassau Academy of Law

Upcoming Programs August 4 to August 18

Tuesday, August 4, 2020
12:30 to 2:30 PM

Dean’s Hour: Town Hall Meeting with New York State, County, and Appellate Division ADR Coordinators

With the NCBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
12:30 to 1:30 PM

Dean’s Hour: Dreams Deferred Amongst Racial Covenants: The U.S. Supreme Court Case Which Inspired Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun

With the NCBA Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
12:30 to 1:30 PM

Dean’s Hour: LATE BREAKING: The Expected Changes to New York Community Medicaid

With the NCBA Community Relations and Public Education Committee