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KALAGNY Is Now Accepting Registrations for KALAGNY's 30th Anniversary Gala - Wednesday, June 8, 2016

We are now accepting sponsorships and registrations for KALAGNY's 30th Anniversary Gala, which will take place on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at Capitale in the Bowery. Please click here to view the official invitation, and information about how to sponsor KALAGNY.  Click here to register for the event and to sponsor KALAGNY.  

Go to our gala page to read about our honorees and event and to see a list of our sponsors to date. 

Ad Submission Deadline:

Click here to submit your ad or to upload your guest list, if you are a sponsor or obtained more than one ticket.  Ads fully conforming with our specifications (see last page) must be received by our gala committee no later than May 18, 2016, in order for them to be included in our booklet.

KALAGNY's Annual

Law Student Scholarship

KALAGNY is now reviewing applications submitted by its law student members for its annual scholarship.  The award will be presented to the winner at KALAGNY’s upcoming 30th Anniversary Gala on June 8, 2015, at Capitale in New York City.  The scholarship will be given to the law student member who has demonstrated outstanding commitment and support for KALAGNY and the Korean American community in Greater New York, and who exhibits dedication to the use of his or her legal knowledge and skills to further this commitment and support. 

KALAGNY To Host NAPABA's Northeast Regional Conference - 

Save the Dates (August 19-21, 2016)

KALAGNY is pleased to announce that it will be hosting NAPABA's Northeast Regional Conference this year, in New York City. Please save the dates of August 19-21, 2016.  Program panel submissions are due on May 20, 2016, and CLE materials are due on May 31, 2016.  For more information and to get the latest information regarding the conference, visit our conference page.

KALAGNY Presents “What Transactional Professionals Need to Know About Financial Statements” -  May 24, 2016


Learn about the financial statements in an exciting program targeted at transactional professionals, and those wishing to increase their understanding of financial statements generally.   Topics will include the following:

  • Accounting Due Diligence and Quality of Earnings Report
  • Purchase Price Calculations
  • Earn-outs and Working Capital Adjustments in M&A transactions
  • Financial Statements Representations 

In addition, meet members from the Asian Association of Alternative Investment Professionals.  The program will be held at Newman Ferrara LLP, 1250 Broadway, 27th Floor,  New York, NY 10001 and will begin at 6:30 PM.   Please RSVP here, or see the event flyer here.



  • Registration and Networking: 6:30pm to 7:00pm
  • Presentation and Q&A: 7:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Networking:  8:00pm to 9:00pm


  • The Asian Association of Alternative Investment Professionals
  • Newman Ferrara, LLP

KALAGNY's Mentoring Program Participants: Stay in Touch with Your Group!

We have re-launched KALAGNY's mentoring program, for the 2015-2016 year.  Thanks to everyone who joined us at our Fall Launch Reception on Thursday, October 15, 2015.  Please stay in touch with your mentoring groups - we look forward to seeing you at our events.   

Honoring the Survivors & Breaking News: Korea and Japan Settle Dispute 

Over Comfort Women Issue

                        The Glendale Comfort Women Peace Monument


Breaking News: Korea and Japan have resolved their dispute over the "Comfort Women" issue.   As part of the resolution, Japan offered a public apology and a one-billion yen ($8.3 million) compensation to Korean women who were forced to work in Japanese brothels during WWII.  Read more here and here.  

KALAGNY has played an integral part in the ongoing open discussion about this atrocity faced by the "Comfort Women." We hope to educate our members and our community  so as to prevent any like incidents from arising in the future.  

Get Your Complimentary NAPABA Membership

*KALAGNY is an affiliate of NAPABA.

Membership Information and Changes 

Effective June 15, 2015, each Affiliate and National Associate member must activate his/her NAPABA membership in order to take advantage of NAPABA membership benefits, including event registration discounts and voting in officer elections. Members may activate their membership at any time. Go to KALAGNY's membership section to learn more information.  More information here.





KALAGNY Calendar


For photos and highlights of 2016

programs and events, click here.

*** May***

Gala Committee Meeting

May 18, 2016

KALAGNY Non-Profit Panel 

May 18, 2016

KALAGNY Long Island Committee Meeting 

May 19, 2016

KALAGNY Accounting in Transactions 

May 24, 2016

*** June***

KALAGNY Gala Committee Planning Meeting

June 1, 2016

KALAGNY Gala Committee Planning Meeting

June 4-5, 2016

KALAGNY Event with Young Lawyers - Battle of the Bars (TBD)

June 7, 2016


June 8, 2016

KALAGNY Real Estate Sub-Committee Meeting

June 14, 2016

KALAGNY Officers' Meeting

June 17, 2016

KALAGNY Women's Committee Meeting (Tai Chi)

June 22, 2016

KALAGNY Litigation Committee Meeting

June 23, 2016

KALAGNY Real Estate Sub-Committee Event with NYCLA

June 28, 2016

*** July***

KALAGNY Board Meeting

July 11, 2016

*** August***

KALAGNY Hosts NAPABA NE Regional Conference

August 19-21, 2016

*** September***

KALAGNY Board Meeting

September 12, 2016

*** November***

KALAGNY Board Meeting

November 14, 2016


*** January***

KALAGNY Board Meeting

January 9, 2017

All dates are subject to change. Contact 

your committee or program chair(s)

for up-to-date information.

Community Calendar 



May 20, 2016 


May 20, 2016

NAPABA Lobby Day

May 23-24, 2016

New York Immigration Coalition

May 24, 2016

NYC Bar  Diversity & Inclusion Conference

May 24, 2016


May 27, 2016

NY Courts' Unity in Diversity Program

June 3, 2016


Seoul Searching Release

June 17, 2016

AALEF Summer Cocktail Party

June 20, 2016

ABA Annual Meeting 

August 10-17, 2015

Korean Prosecutors' Association Annual Meeting

September 23-24, 2016

IAKL Annual Conference

September 29-October 2, 2016 

MinKwon Center 32nd Annual Gala

October 13, 2016

AALDEF Election Day Exit Poll

November 8, 2016

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