A Local Voice

Nationwide Issues

in State and 

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

Founded in 1949, the Putnam County Bar Association is a

fixture in the Putnam County, New York legal community

Upcoming Events

Member Meeting

March 8, 2017

Speaker: Rick Cowle, Esq.

Topic: Bankruptcy, loss mitigation,I.R.S. Debts, avoidance of Judgment liens ...

Save the Date Christopher Rao Memorial Golf Outing

May 8, 2017

Centennial Golf Course

Welcome to the Putnam County Bar Association

Invitation To All Members!

Hon. Christi J. Acker, President of the Putnam County Bar Association, cordially invites you to a meet and greet with a panel from the Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Dept.

Come join us for a light breakfast at the Putnam County Jury room at 9:00AM on February 14, 2017!

The jury room is located on the first floor of the Courthouse at 20 County Center, Carmel, NY. The court session will be held at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse at 10:00AM.


Putnam County Bar Association swears in new officers:

The new officers for the 2017 term for the Putnam County Bar Association were sworn in on January 11, 2017.  Putnam County Court Judge James T. Rooney swore in the new board at the organization's first meeting of the year.  The new officers are Hon. Christi J. Acker, President; Faye Thorpe, First Vice President; Stamatia Dewbury, Second Vice President; Hon. Thomas J. Jacobellis, Treasurer, and Kathleen M. Valletta, Secretary.

Judge Acker is a Brewster native and graduate of North Salem High School.  She received her bachelor's degree from College of the Holy Cross and her Juris Doctorate from Villanova University School of Law.  She has been admitted to the practice of law for 24 years.  She in currently in her tenth year as Town Justice for the Town of Pine Plains in Dutchess County.  She has also served as the Principal Court Attorney to the Hon. James T. Rooney for the last 16 years.  Before that, Judge Acker worked in private practice and worked part-time as Associate Counsel to the Putnam County Commissioner of Social Services.  

Member Classified: 

MAHOPAC Office – $490/mo. 1 room (10x14), and shared waiting area. The Wright Building, 220 Route 6, Mahopac, NY, near Somers and Yorktown. Route 6 sign space available, great starter or semi-retired office for 24/7 client meetings, furnished 6-person conference setup or desk arrangement available, with file cabinets; lease or will consider monthly arrangement; mail@WrightLawNY.com or 845-803-0559.

Free Garage Parking - Downtown White Plains  
Beautiful windowed offices in law suite. New paint and carpeting in October 2016.  All amenities, including fax, color copier/scanner, high speed internet, wi-fi, conference room, phone/voice mail system, kitchenette. Convenient to courts, train, bus and restaurants. (914) 684-1200 x 101.


For Sale: Beautiful 1,100 square foot office unit in 3-year-old office condominium at 3 Starr Ridge Road, Brewster.  
1/4 mile south of I-684/84/Route 6/22 Interchange. 3 year old building; great views; professional offices and personal services permitted per Zoning Code. Current occupants: Hogan & Rossi, Infiniti Wealth Management, Bruen Deldin & DiDio Insurance, Hon. Thomas J. Jacobellis, Joseph Charbonneau, Esq. and Patrick J. McIntyre, CPA. Sales price: $300,000 in "vanilla box" condition... Build to suit/ finished price: $375,000. CAM charges/taxes approximately $850 per month. If interested call 845-279-2986 or email.


Professional office space available  
Shared suite in Mill Pond Office Building in Somers. Great location on Route 100. Two offices available plus shared reception area. Perfect for solo practitioner with support person(s).  Shared use of conference room and break room. $1,000 per month. Call 914-669-5224 or email at nicholslaw@optonline.net for further details.