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.

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE “Let the eye of vigilance never be closed.” – Thomas Jefferson While I was drafting this President’s message throughout the month of May, a series of historic events unfolded which I would be remiss not to mention.  First, in a U.S. Supreme Court rarity, a draft opinion reversing the nearly 50-year precedent of Roe v. Wade was leaked to the media. The leak, along with the controversial and political firestorm that has ensued, has brought even more scrutiny, protests and criticism of the High Court.  Such reactions from bot … read more

Member Updates and Upcoming Events

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