The Disability Rights Bar Association is hosted by the Burton Blatt Institute at Syracuse University. Your financial support helps the DRBA offer information, resources, training, mentorship, and public education.

The DRBA extends its sincere appreciation for the generous support of following persons and organizations. Their philanthropic leadership helps to ensure the DRBA’s on-going commitment to providing the most experienced and effective legal representation for people with disabilities.

DRBA Sponsors


Send a check payable to “Burton Blatt Institute” to: Burton Blatt Institute at Syracuse University c/o Joseph Smith 950 Irving AvenueDineen Hall, Suite 446Syracuse, New York 13244-2130 And indicate “DRBA” on the memo line


Honor Sponsor - $500 
Return on Investment: Honor your favorite disability rights attorney or advocate. DRBA will tell your honoree about your sponsorship and will recognize him/her on the DRBA website for a six month period.

Mentor Sponsor - $1,000 
Return on Investment: Support BBI’s efforts to recruit new attorneys to the disability civil rights field and to provide opportunities for law students to interact with DRBA members through monthly virtual Q&A panels and student membership. DRBA will include your firm / organization name or logo on the support webpage for one year.

Organizational Sponsor - $5,000
Return on Investment: Support BBI’s efforts to provide continuing legal education training to DRBA members, and organizational and financial management, to respond to requests for assistance from person with disabilities, to maintain the members’ shared document bank, website and listserv, and to organize an annual meeting with expert panels for DRBA members. DRBA will recognize your sponsorship by including your firm / organization name or logo in ‘Sponsor’ panel on the DRBA site, and on any publicly displayed posters or banners that accompany DRBA members to conferences, workshops, and presentations.

For more information, please contact William N. Myhill at or (315) 443-1367