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The County Attorneys’ Association of the State of New York is comprised of County Attorneys from throughout NYS. Member Counties are NYS Counties who have paid their dues to the Association for the current calendar year. All lawyers in offices of member counties are eligible for member benefits, programs, and materials, including access to the Members Only area of the Web site.

The Association is dedicated to promoting more efficient county and city government; cultivating the science of jurisprudence; advancing closer personal and professional relationships among county and NYC Corporation Counsel attorneys in the State of New York; encouraging and promoting the exchange of information and views in respect to the conduct of the various county attorney’s offices throughout the State and the Corporation Counsel’s Office; analyzing proposed and enacted legislation and regulations at the State and Federal levels, and presenting legal ideas and opinions to Federal and State legislators, representatives and officials with respect to such legislation and regulations; and, serving the public interest of New York state.



At its Annual Meeting on May 22-23, 2017, CAASNY awarded its 2017 Outstanding Achievement Award to co-recipients former Madison County Attorney John Campanie and Ontario County Attorney Gary Curtiss. John served on CAASNY’s Board of Directors for 28 years, serving two terms as CAASNY President, and 17 years as CAASNY’s Treasurer. Gary served on CAASNY’s Board of Directors for 30 years in the position of Secretary. Pictured above from left to right are outgoing President David Morris, John Campanie, Gary Curtiss and President Stephen Dorsey. 


Job Postings

Genesee County is accepting resumes for the position of Assistant County Attorney, with the majority of the responsibilities involving representing the Genesee County of Department of Social Services. For more information and where to send your resume, CLICK HERE.


Upcoming Events

2017 Winter Meeting

Monday, December 4, 2017
Gideon Putnam Resort
Saratoga Springs, New York

2018 Annual Meeting

Monday, May 21, 2018 to Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The Otesaga
Cooperstown, New York


County Attorney Office Updates

In an effort to keep us informed of changes within your office, please review the information in the CAASNY Directory, and submit any edits necessary to the Government Law Center:

Fax (518) 445-2303, Attn: Amy Gunnells, Email agunn@albanylaw.edu.
In the event of future changes, please notify us as soon as possible with all pertinent information. We appreciate your attention to this matter.