Join the Saratoga County Bar Association

Becoming a member of our Bar Association is an excellent way to expand your expertise, grow your practice, and meet the local members of the bar. Our dinner meetings, and annual golf outing are a wonderful way to socialize with members of the bench and bar in a relaxed atmosphere.

Who Can Join?

Regular Members:
Attorneys in good standing having an office in Saratoga County

Emeritus Members:
Any attorney who has been a member in good standing for 10 or more years and who has retired from the full-time practice of law, or any former member of the judiciary who no longer practices law on a full-time basis.

Associate Members:
Non-lawyers employed in the legal profession on a regular basis, either as a Legal Assistant, Legal Secretary, Paralegal, Court Clerk, Stenographer, or Bailiff. Associate members are not voting members.


Regular Members:
Attorneys admitted to the bar less than 5 years $ 30.00 annually
Attorneys admitted to the bar 5-9 years $ 60.00 annually
Attorneys admitted to the bar 10 years or more $ 75.00 annually

Emeritus Members: Dues are waived

Associate Members: $25.00

Ready to Join or Renew Your Membership?

Download our Membership Application

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Send us an email or call our Secretary at 982-1470.



  • President Elena Jaffe Tastensen
  • Vice President Christopher Mills
  • Treasurer Scott M. Peterson
  • Secretary Stuart Kaufman
  • Immediate Past President Nancy Sciocchetti


Board of Directors


  • John R. Canney, IV
  • Matthew L. Chivers*
  • Hon. Matthew R. Coseo*
  • Hon. James S. Cox*
  • Stephen M. Dorsey*
  • Gordon W. Eddy
  • Stephanie W. Ferradino*
  • Karen A. Heggen*
  • Scott W. Iseman
  • Stuart Kaufman
  • Kyle N. Kordich*
  • Michelle M. Kulak






Board of Directors


  • Shawn M. Lescault
  • Christopher Mills
  • Kathleen A. Nielson
  • Hon. Thomas D. Nolan, Jr.
  • Hon. Paul Pelagalli*
  • Scott M. Peterson
  • Tara Pleat
  • Nancy Sciocchetti*
  • Karl J. Sleight*
  • Bruce D. Steves
  • Elena Jaffe Tastensen
  • Hon. Francine Vero

*Past President of the Bar



State Bar Delegates


  • Elena Jaffe Tastensen
  • Scott M. Peterson
  • Nancy Montagnino (Alt.)

*Past President of the Bar


Executive Coordinator

Patricia L. Clute P.O. Box 994 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Telephone/Fax: 518-280-1974