BAEC Speakers Bureau

The Bar Association of Erie County’s Speakers Bureau is a program designed to provide low or no-cost legal education to the public. Many of our members are available to speak at schools, associations, clubs, events, and non-profits, sharing their knowledge and expertise in a particular legal area. These are highly experienced attorneys, having skill in a wide range of practice areas. These speaking engagements are almost always with no charge as well.

Here are a few examples of our areas of expertise:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Civil Rights
  • Consumer Issues
  • Criminal Justice
  • Disability law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Issues
  • Jury Duty
  • Juvenile Rights
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Law as a Career
  • Matrimonial and Family Law
  • Media and the Law
  • Personal Injury Liability
  • Retirement Planning
  • Senior Citizens and the Law
  • Social Security
  • Tax Issues
  • The U.S. Constitution
  • Wills and Estates
  • Workers’ Compensation

Requesting a Speaker

To obtain a speaker, please select one of the following options:

  • Call our office at 716.852.8687
  • Complete and email (or mail) the standard Speakers Bureau Request Form. Click below to download. Email completed forms to cwalsh@eriebar.org.

Six weeks advance notice will ensure our ability to provide you with an attorney who excels in your area of interest. Written requests should include: the name, address and telephone number of your organization; the name and telephone number of a contact person; the date and location of our activity; and the topic.