Over 114 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 110 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
Greetings OCBA Members: The Founding Fathers enshrined the Electoral College in the US Constitution because they thought it was the best method to choose the President. The Federalist Papers are replete with assertions that a “tyranny of the majority” is every bit as oppressive as a monarchy, perhaps worse. The very essence of the US Constitution and of the Republic it established is to balance the need for a limited government against the overarching goal to protect individual liberty to the greatest extent feasible. That is why the United States is not a de … read more