Over 116 Years of Service

Since 1906, the Oneida County Bar Association has existed to maintain the honor and dignity of the profession of law, cultivate social relations amongst its members and promote the due administration of justice. Our association continues the 115 year tradition with our many networking opportunities, an extensive continuing legal education program, 16+ committees, many events throughout the year to partake in and the opportunity for members to give back to our community. We also exist to connect the public in need of legal services with our members through our very successful lawyer referral program.


Message from the President

James S. Rizzo, Esq.

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” – President Theodore Roosevelt September has been another flurry of activity at the OCBA.  The annual end of summer golf tournament and dinner took place on September 9th, at the Stonebridge Golf and Country Club in New Hartford.  The turnout was outstanding and the weather perfect, with over 20 teams participating.  I attended the cocktail hour and dinner afterwards where numerous prizes were awarded, which was a great time all around.  Thank you again to Golf Committee Chair Geor … read more

Member Updates and Upcoming Events

  • OCBA End of Summer Golf Outing – Friday, Sept. 9, 2022. More Details
  • Free Legal Research Program for OCBA Members To access Fastcase you must always log in to your bar association website www.oneidacountybar.org and click on the Fastcase “Log In” link.
  • Free OCBA Membership Dues and CLE Sempass after you take (2) Supplemental Assigned Counsel cases. Click here to view letter