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Election Date & General Membership Meeting - April 28, 2016 - 7 - 9:30 P.M.

KALAGNY's Elections and annual membership meeting will take place from 7-9:30 p.m, on April 28, 2016 at Newman Ferrara LLP, located at  1250 Broadway # 27, New York, NY 10001.  All are welcome to this event but only eligible members may vote.  Votes must be cast between 7-9 p.m.   To read more about the elections, click here.  To see the ballot, click here.  RSVP here

KALAGNY's Board voted to present the Proposed Amended By-Laws to our  membership for adoption. If you are a dues-paid member, you will be eligible to vote on this adoption at the annual meeting.    The above link provides the current By-Laws as well as the proposed By-Laws.  Please review and cast your vote  on April 28, 2016 during our General Membership Meeting & Elections. 

Some Highlights of the Event:

  • On-Site Whiskey Tasting.  A bourbon and rye tasting will be held at the event.  Learn about different types of whiskeys, and how grain type and aging methods affect flavor.  
  • More Tasty Beverages and Food.  Additional beverages, including champagne and craft beers, and a light dinner will be served. 
  • Great Raffle Prizes.  Jewelry, pashmina scarves, free memberships, ...
  • Hear News About Our 6/8 Gala.
  • More Exciting Activities Being Planned.

Click here to RSVP.

Thanks to our venue sponsor Newman Ferrara LLP. 

KALAGNY Is Now Accepting Sponsorships and 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. 

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'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 2015

programs and events, click here.


*** April***

Annual Meeting and Election 

April 28, 2016

*** May***

KALAGNY Board Meeting

May 2, 2016

KALAGNY Gala Committee Planning Meeting

May 3, 2016

KALAGNY Real Estate Comm Meeting

May 5, 2016

KALAGNY Meeting with Korean and Indian Consulate Generals

May 11, 2016

KALAGNY NJ Committee Launch 

May 12, 2016

Gala Committee Meeting

May 18, 2016

KALAGNY Non-Profit Panel 

May 18, 2016

KALAGNY Women's Committee Event (TBA)

May 18, 2016

KALAGNY Long Island Committee Meeting (TBA)

May 19, 2016

KALAGNY Accounting in Transactions (TBA)

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

KALAGNY Officers' Meeting

June 17, 2016


June 8, 2016

*** August***

KALAGNY Hosts NAPABA NE Regional Conference

August 19-21, 2016

All dates are subject to change. Contact 

your committee or program chair(s)

for up-to-date information.

Community Calendar 


NYCLA Real Estate Committee Spring Reception (KALAGNY Sponsored)

April 21, 2016

JALBCA Annual Awards Dinner

May 9, 2016

AABANY Road to the Bench Bootcamp

May 16, 2016

New York Immigration Coalition

May 24, 2016


May 20, 2016 


May 20, 2016

NAPABA Lobby Day

May 23-24, 2016


May 27, 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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