Welcome!

General Announcements


April 2, 2015


KALAGNY's Pre-Gala Happy Hour
Wednesday, April 8, 2015

 


KALAGNY's Gala Committee is pleased to host a pre-gala happy hour

for our members and friends on April 8, 2014, 6 - 8 p.m.
at
Juga Lounge, at 8 West 36th Street, NYC. The
event will feature happy hour drink specials, complimentary
appetizers and chances to be a raffle winner of an individual
ticket to the Gala! Complimentary drink vouchers are
available for the first 25 dues-paying members who RSVP. 

Space is limited and we are nearing capacity! Click here to RSVP.

                 

KALAGNY's 29th Anniversary Gala
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 -

 

KALAGNY's 29th Anniversary Gala --- "Making Waves" --- will take place on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Capitale in the Bowery. To learn more about our Gala, including ticket and
sponsorship information, click here.


Keynote Honoree

AMBASSADOR OH JOON

Ambassador and Permanent Representative,

Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea

to the United Nations


Trailblazer Award

JEAN LEE

Vice President and Assistant General Counsel,

JP Morgan Chase & Co.


Learn more about our Gala here. 


KALAGNY Monthly Pro Bono Clinic

Our monthly pro bono clinics are held in Manhattan and Flushing on the First Tuesday of
every month, 7-9pm.  Please spread the word to your family, friends and neighbors in need of legal counsel.

Manhattan @ Korean American Association of Greater New York ("KAAGNY")
149 West 24th Street, 6th Floor, NYC (between 6th and 7th Avenues) (map)


Flushing
@ Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York ("KCS")

35-56 159th Street, Flushing (map).
The KCS office is located a couple blocks away from the LIRR's Broadway stop.


KALAGNY, MinKwon & AABANY:
Pro Bono DACA Renewal Clinics

If you wish to volunteer, click here.

 

MAKE KALAGNY YOUR KALAGNY
Join KALAGNY Today


KALAGNY has numerous programs and activities. There is something for everyone.
Check out what we have been up toJoin today.



Job Announcements

 

All Job Postings - Check Out New Postings!

Click here to view our latest job postings.
Note: you must be a dues-paying KALAGNY member to access the member's only-section
of our website that includes our job postings.

If you are interested in a career with the City of New York, click here.


Applications Being Accepted for Judicial Vacancies


MacKay Shields LLC - 2015 Summer Internship Program (1L & 2L)

Click here to view the MacKay Shields LLC internship application information.


Prudential's Latest Open Legal and Compliance Positions in NJ, CT, TX

Click here to view Prudential's job postings.



In The News!

KALAGNY Member Veronica Jung Launches Law Offices of Veronica S. Jung


Congratulations to Veronica Jung on her recent launch of Law Offices of Veronica S. Jung, focusing on employment law. Visit www.veronicajunglaw.com for more information. 


Federal Bar Council seeking Nominations for Thurgood Marshall Award for Exceptional Pro Bono Service


Click here for more information.


SDNY seeking Applicants for Criminal Justice Act Panel


The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York is seeking applicants for the
SDNY Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel. Applications are available on the court's website at

 www.nysd.uscourts.gov/cja.php. Completed applications must be addressed to David Patton,
 
Executive Director of the Federal Defenders of New York, and submitted electronically by May 31, 2015
  to karen_van_outryve@fd.org; no paper applications will be accepted. For more information, click here.


2nd Circuit Court of Appeals seeking Attorneys for Pro Bono Panel


The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit is seeking attorneys for its pro bono panel.
Attorneys seeking to learn more about this opportunity may refer to the March 2nd
announcement
  and the Court's plan and application.


Pilot Project in the Commercial Division, NY County -
Request for Candidates to Serve as Special Masters


Please click here to see a letter from Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti
seeking experienced commercial litigators who are no longer practicing to serve as
Voluntary Special Masters for this new program.



If you have news to share, please email: kalagny@gmail.com.


Resources


Attorneys Involved in Judicial Election Campaigns


Please click here for a notice from the Judicial Campaign Ethics Center regarding mandatory training to all attorneys involved in judicial election campaigns and all judicial candidates. Please click here for the 2014 Judicial Campaign Ethics Handbook.


Business Opportunities


Miller Brewing - Tap the Future


Tap the Future.  It’s time to enter!  And time to encourage the entrepreneurs and small-businesses that have a great product, service or idea to enter this very special competition sponsored by MillerLite. Businesses are built on dreams, and we want to celebrate the people chasing theirs. That’s why Miller Lite is convening Tap the Future: a competition that lets entrepreneurs pitch for a chance to earn more than $200K to fund their business. In the process, the company offers business seminars, live pitch opportunities, access to business moguls like Daymond John from ABC’s “Shark Tank” and more. Miller Lite Tap the Future is back and they are looking for original business ideas and passionate business owners. This year, in addition to business teams, MillerLite is also accepting “solopreneurs” to the program. Participants will have the opportunity to pitch their business live in front of Daymond John from ABC’s Shark Tank and compete for the grand prize of over $200K.


Interested? Applications are being accepted now until Friday, April 10, 2015. Good luck! 



Other Announcements


PALS Panel: Careers in Compliance - April 2, 2015


For more information and to register, click here.


OATH 2015 Summer Internship - Application Deadline is April 3, 2015


For more information and to apply, click here.


US China Cross Border Business - Compliance Issues in China Program - April 7, 2015


For more information, click here.


Fordham APALSA Annual Spring Dinner - April 9, 2015


For more information, click here.


KACF "A Dollar A Day" Reception - April 9, 2015


For more information, click here.



NYSBA Diversity in the Judiciary Program - April 15, 2015


For more information, click here.


KAAQ One Day Plaza - April 18, 2015


For more information, click here.


The Evolving City Council Program - April 28, 2015

For more information, click here.


KAS 2015 Gala - May 5, 2015


For more information, click here.



MinKwon Center Spring Reception - May 6, 2015


For more information, click here.



JALBCA's Annual Dinner - May 11, 2015


The Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert's Annual Dinner
will take place on May 11, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street.
The dinner will honor the
Women Justices of New York's Appellate Divisions and Gregory K. Palm, 
Executive VP and General Counsel, Goldman Sachs. To sponsor or RSVP, click here.



Asian American Federation of NY 2015 Gala - May 14, 2015


For more information, click here.


KAFSC's 2015 Gala - May 15, 2015


For more information, click here.


KAYF's 2015 Gala - May 28, 2015


New York City Bar 2015 Diversity and Inclusion CLE on June 8, 2015 and Celebration Dinner on June 11, 2015


For more information, click here.


Save the Date - NAPABA North East Regional Conference 2015 - October 2-4, 2015 in Boston, MA



The Korea Society

For additional information on The Korea Society, click here.

 


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