General Announcements

March 16, 2014

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KALAGNY Happy Hours

KALAGNY's In-House Counsel Committee will host an invitation only happy hour on March 19, 2014 from 7pm-9pm for members and friends who are in-house counsel and/or interested in becoming an in-house counsel. Please note this event is not open to all members. To request an invitation by March 18th, click here.

KALAGNY's Gala Committee will host a general members and friends pre-gala happy hour on March 26, 2014 from 6pm-8pm at Le Midi Bar & Restaurant, located at 11 East 13th 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 will be available for the first 25 dues-paying members who RSVP.  To RSVP, click here.

KALAGNY's 28th Annual Gala:  June 10, 2014


Please save the date for KALAGNY'S 28th Anniversary Gala, "The Korean American Experience: 150 Years in the Making." 


This year, KALAGNY will be honoring the 150th birthday of  Dr. Philip Jaisohn (Seo Jae-Pil 서재필), the first American citizen of Korean heritage, in celebration and recognition of the progress, successes and the coming together of the Korean American community in the United States and here in New York since our first days of immigration.  We look forward to celebrating our history and journey with our friends and colleagues on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at the Harvard Club of

New York City.


To view the invitation and information on sponsorships, tickets and early bird discounts for individuals (ends April 1, 2014), click here


To sponsor or purchase tickets, click here.

IAKL 2014 Conference:  October 2-5, 2014

For sponsorship opportunities, click here

To join the conference host committee, click here.  To learn more about IAKL, click here.

Join a KALAGNY Committee Today

KALAGNY's committees are:

* Tax/Corporate Committee (New!)
* Solo/Small Firm Committee (New!)

To join these and any other KALAGNY committee, click here.

Job Announcements

All Job Postings


Click here to view 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.

Other Announcements

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The MTA invites proposals from law firms that qualify as small businesses under New York State Finance Law §160(8) and/or are certified in New York State as Minority or Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE), to represent MTA agencies in employment-related and civil rights matters, including litigation.

Click here for request for proposals (RFP), which will select firms to supplement the current roster of firms representing MTA and its subsidiaries and affiliated agencies in such matters, pursuant to the discretionary purchasing authority provided under Section 2879(3)(b)(i) of the Public Authorities Law.  Proposals are due on or before April 15, 2014, at 4:00 PM local time.

The Court is receiving applications for appointment to its Pro Bono Panel.  For more details regarding the Pro Bono Panel, please refer to the Plan for Appointment of Pro Bono Counsel or visit the Court's website.

Citi invites KALAGNY members and friends to a breakfast seminar this Wednesday, March 19, 2014 starting at 9a.m. to 10:30a.m. at Citigroup Center in Midtown. The title is “Financing Your Global Receivables”. Citi will have EXIM and SBA speak about financing programs for foreign receivables, the target audience would be import/export companies, manufacturers and any professionals providing advisory services in international trade. Details are:

1.       EXIM Bank of the US – Working Capital Guarantee Program can support loans up to $25M and 50% of the product must have US content.

2.       SBA – Export Working Capital Program can support loans up to $5M and the product does not have to manufactured in the US at all but must be shipped from the US.

Please RSVP to Katalia K. at 212-559-5617 or katalia.khosravanlou@citi.com

AALDEF's Annual Gala: March 25, 2014 at Pier 60 (Chelsea Piers)

KALAGNY members can buy $250 tickets to AALDEF's March 25th Anniversary Gala at PIER SIXTY.  Members can call 212 966-5932 x 202 to pay by credit card or buy tickets online here.

KALCA & CKA:  Invisible Barriers: April 2, 2014
Are Unconscious Stereotypes Keeping Us Out of Leadership?

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For additional information, click here.
For information on Council of Korean Americans, click here.

KCC 14th Anniversary Gala: April 11, 2014

Korean Community Center

For additional information, click here

AREAA Global Summit: April 12-15, 2014

AREAA - Asian Real Estate Association of America

For additional information, click here.

MBBA's 30th Anniversary Awards Gala:  May16, 2014

MBBA's 30th Anniversary Awards Gala at Pier Sixty, NYC

For Gala information, click here. For information on other MBBA programs, click here.

Tri-State Diversity Council:  Diversity Best Practices Meetings

July 16, 2014 in Connecticut (Sponsored by Day Pitney LLP)
July 17, 2014 in New Jersey (Sponsored by Wyndham Worldwide)
July 18, 2014 in New York (Sponsored by Duane Morris)
For details, click here.

New York City Bar:  March 27, 2014
Annual Best Practices Forum, "Raising the Bar (Exam): Strategies for Increasing the Minority Law Student Bar Exam Pass Rate"

For information, email Gabrielle Lyse Brown: gbrown@nycbar.org.

PALS: The Vast Opportunities as In-House Counsel: April 3, 2014

PALS -- Practicing Attorneys for Law Students Program, Inc.

For Details, click here.

2014 NAPABA Central Regional Conference: April 4-5, 2014

For information, click here.

NAPABA 2014 Conference in AZ:  November 6-9, 2014

To submit convention program proposals, click here.
For information on the conference, click here.

The Korea Society

For additional information on The Korea Society, click here.


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