Publications

Section Newsletter Articles on Networking

Resolutions for the new year By Ji Un Saw Young Lawyers Division, February 2014 The reasons you should make association involvement a high priority this year.
Networking for young attorneys By Cade Cummins Young Lawyers Division, December 2012 Keep your eyes open— networking opportunities can present themselves each and every day. 
Don’t network like an accountant By Andrew G. Vaughn Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, September 2012 This article will attempt to help us become better networkers by addressing what networking is, why networking is important for lawyers, how to network efficiently, and pitfalls to avoid while networking.
Benefits of joining bar associations for young lawyers By Jessica Durkin Young Lawyers Division, December 2011 The author shares a few of the benefits she's found through active involvement with bar associations.
Getting your first legal job: The necessity of networking By Jessica C. Natkin Young Lawyers Division, October 2011 A first-hand account of how networking really works.
Getting your first legal job: The necessity of networking By Jessica C. Natkin Women and the Law, September 2011 A first-hand account of how networking really works.
Networking Is a Contact Sport, by Joe Sweeney By Katie Kelleher Young Lawyers Division, February 2011 A synopsis of the new book, Networking is a Contact Sport, by Joe Sweeney.
Five reasons to start networking and joining bar associations right away By Debra Liss Thomas Young Lawyers Division, December 2010 It's easy to become a member of local associations—here are a few reasons you should.
Building your online network By Peter LaSorsa Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, October 2010 Use these tips to improve your Internet presence and ensure your business comes up on the first page of a Google or Yahoo search.
The many benefits of attending CLE seminars By Debra Liss Thomas Young Lawyers Division, October 2010 The ISBA offers programs that cater to every interest and area of law. Click here to see the reasons you should attend, and then check the schedule to see what's coming up.
Note from the Editor: A ready-made opportunity for you to network! By Sandra Crawford Women and the Law, December 2009 The remaining deadlines for submission of articles for consideration by this Committee for the 2009/2010 Bar year are February 15, 2010, and May 15, 2010
ABA YLD Annual Meeting offers ISBA members opportunities for professional education, networking and socializing By Justin Heather Young Lawyers Division, August 2009 A mix of business and pleasure, the ABA YLD Annual Meeting provides ISBA YLDers, as well as other ISBA members, with an opportunity to conduct the business of the division, attend excellent CLE programming, and network with fellow lawyers.
Annual outreach and networking event Women and the Law, June 2008 In April, the ISBA’s Women and the Law and the Minority and Women Participation Committee participated jointly in an outreach to Southern Illinois University students and facility.