A guide to print and online New York legal forms.
Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013
This guide was originally created by Kevin Shelton.
It is currently updated by Shikha Gupta Joseph.
Bender’s Forms for the Civil Practice (Bender)
Call Number: Reading Room KFN 5995 .A65 .B4; LexisNexis database BECPRA
Multi-volume looseleaf set (about 40 volumes). Includes annotated forms for the CPLR, RPAPL, SCPA, EPTL, DRL and the court acts. Form numbers correspond to CPLR section numbers.
West’s McKinney’s Forms (West)
Call Number: Reading Room KFN 5068 .W4; Westlaw database MCF-All
This form set is divided into separate sections for the CPLR, UCC, BCL, CPL and specific topic areas. It is cross-referenced with McKinney’s Consolidated Laws.
Bender’s Forms of Pleading for the State of New York (Bender)
Call Number: Reading Room KFN 6010 .A65 .B43; LexisNexis database BFRMPL
This multi-volume (around 25-30 volumes) looseleaf set is arranged by subject area. Each section includes “Suggestions for Drafting” – a brief statement of the substantive law necessary to prepare the pleading and illustrative forms.