Welcome to the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association

The mission of the Brooklyn Women's Bar Association is to eliminate gender bias in the court, to acknowledge and advance the skills and status of women lawyers in the profession, and to promote, protect and further the rights of all women.  The Brooklyn Women's Bar Association is a Chapter of WBASNY, the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York.

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Income Inequality

There is no question that there is inequality between the wages men and women receive: women earn 89 cents for every $1 a man gets. The question is, "How can we change wage inequality?"

New York State Governor Cuomo is scheduling hearings [one was already held in New York City] to discuss strategies to overcome the wage disparity women suffer. Read More

Do you have ideas? Is something working at your job, so that women and men earn comparative salaries?

Help by sharing strategies that you see are working. Send your ideas to the Brooklyn Women's Bar Association at

Our parent organization, the Women's Bar Association of New York State (WBASNY) will be presenting testimony on this tremendously important issue.

Let's make a difference.

E-Filing Update from Court

Implementation of Consensual E-Filing of contested matrimonial matters in New York County Supreme Court - Civil Term

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Upcoming Events:

BWBA Young Lawyers Event

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Pier 6 - Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY 11201 

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Slogans for BWBA Centennial

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

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Lunch with a Judge

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Supreme Court, Kings County
360 Adams, Room 1140 Brooklyn, NY 11201

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