County Court house founding sign

A Local Voice

Nationwide Issues

in State and 

The PCBA participates in the local civic arena to support the community

Putnam County Courthouse

Founded in 1949, the Putnam County Bar Association is a

fixture in the Putnam County, New York legal community

UPCOMING EVENTS

Events Postponed

Due to the directives and concerns regarding Coronavirus, all events are postponed. New dates will be announced when appropriate.

Welcome
to the

PUTNAM COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION

Our President
Stamatia Dewbury, Esq.

New York State on PAUSE

March 20, 2020

Governor Cuomo has ordered that effective Sunday, March 22, 2020, NYS will be on Pause. The PAUSE and Matilda's Laws Provisions are attached.

New York State PAUSE instructions

New York State PAUSE instructions
New York State PAUSE instructions
Matildas law details
Matildas law details

Chief Administrative Orders

March 20, 2020

Chief Administrative Judge Marks has issued Administrative Orders regarding the Mental Hygiene Law and Coronavirus.

Chief Administrative Order

March 19, 2020

The following is with respect to Civil Litigation and Discovery

Appellate Division

March 17, 2020

The following are with respect to appellate division practice, specifically emergency extensions, hard copy filings and oral arguments.

Remarks from Chief Judge Janet DiFiore

March 17, 2020

Dept. of Motor Vehicles

Please take note of the following changes made with respect to the Putnam County Department of Motor Vehicles.

Putnam County Clerk's Office Changes

The Putnam County Clerk's office will be closed to the public except for emergencies. Kindly utilize electronic platforms and the dropbox outside of the building for routine processing.

Administrative Order

The following is from Administrative Judge Kathie E. Davidson

Unified Court System Memorandum

Kindly review the following memorandum regarding our cases and court schedules.

New Officers & Directors

Newly elected Officers and Directors were sworn in by Justice Gina Capone at our 2020 Annual Meeting.

From left to right: Robert Cinque, Faye Thorpe, Justice Gina Capone, David Squirrell, Bonnie Feinzig, Joseph Charbonneau, Stamatia Dewbury, and Judge Thomas Jacobellis.

From left to right: Robert Cinque, Faye Thorpe, Justice Gina Capone, David Squirrell, Bonnie Feinzig, Joseph Charbonneau, Stamatia Dewbury, and Judge Thomas Jacobellis.
From left to right: Robert Cinque, Faye Thorpe, Justice Gina Capone, David Squirrell, Bonnie Feinzig, Joseph Charbonneau, Stamatia Dewbury, and Judge Thomas Jacobellis.