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Section Newsletter Articles on Young Lawyers Division

ISBA YLD co-sponsors a real estate closing workshop at The John Marshall Law School By Marie K. Sarantakis Young Lawyers Division, December 2014 Read more about this recent event.
Five reasons to get involved with the ISBA YLD By Brion Doherty Young Lawyers Division, October 2014 Becoming involved with the YLD has its benefits!
Photos Young Lawyers Division, August 2013 Put faces to names with these pictures of the YLD Section Council.
The Young Lawyers at the 137th Annual Meeting By Sarah Toney Young Lawyers Division, August 2013 A summary of the YLD's activities at the ISBA Annual Meeting.
Bean Bag Tournament a fun time for all By Marron Mahoney Young Lawyers Division, June 2013 This year's Tournament drew more than 30 teams for competition.
Thank you, Janet Young Lawyers Division, June 2013 After 20 years of working with the YLD, ISBA staff member Janet Sosin is retiring. But we couldn’t let her go without telling her just how much she’s meant to us.
YLD Soiree a success By Deborah Lollis Young Lawyers Division, June 2013 Find out just how much this annual fundraiser raised. 
ISBA/YLD PILI Internship Award recipient reflects on 2012 summer PILI Internship By Meryl Prochaska Young Lawyers Division, February 2013 During the summer of 2012, the author had the opportunity to serve as a Public Interest Law Initiative intern with the Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children at Health and Disability Advocates.
Professional Development Series By Jessica Durkin Young Lawyers Division, October 2012 Learn more about the YLD's new series of luncheons created to help law students and young lawyers advance their careers.
ISBA YLD’s 14th Annual Holiday Party at the Cubby Bear By Anna P. Krolikowska Young Lawyers Division, February 2012 Just how much money did the 2011 Holiday Party raise for the Children's Assistance Foundation? Read on to find out.
A thank you to our Holiday Party sponsors Young Lawyers Division, February 2012 A special thank you to all those who helped make the 14th Annual Holiday Party a success.
Young Lawyers Division’s 4th Annual Soiree to be held in April By Gina Rossi and Kenya A. Jenkins-Wright Young Lawyers Division, February 2012 Save the date for this year's Annual Soiree, to be held on Friday, April 27th.
YLD Law Student Committee: An introduction to the ISBA By Amy Kelly Young Lawyers Division, December 2011 An overview of the YLD's Law Student Committee, what it provides and how you can help.
Illinois State Bar Association’s YLD 14th Annual Holiday Party at the Cubby Bear By Anna P. Krolikowska Young Lawyers Division, October 2011 Mark your calendars for the 14th Annual Holiday Party on December 2nd!
ISBA YLD grants provide assistance for children in need By Michael G. Bergmann and Arturo Hernandez Young Lawyers Division, October 2011 Through a variety of social events and fundraisers, the YLD raises money each year to support this ISBA Children's Assistance Fund.
Report on ABA YLD Annual Meeting By Tarek A. Fadel and Kenya A. Jenkins-Wright Young Lawyers Division, October 2011 This year’s annual meeting was extremely exciting for ISBA and the Chicago-land area. Michael Bergmann, a member of the ISBA YLD council, was elected chair of the ABA YLD. 
YLD golf outing a success By George L. Schoenbeck Young Lawyers Division, October 2011 The Golf Outing, held this past August, raised more than $11,000 for the YLD's Children's Assistance Fund.
14th annual ISBA YLD Holiday Party to be held December 2, 2011 By Angelica W. Wawrzynek Young Lawyers Division, August 2011 Mark your calendars—The 14th Annual YLD Holiday Party will be held on Friday, December 2, 2011 at the Cubby Bear in Chicago.
New PILI intern named, receives honorary “ISBA Young Lawyers Division Internship” Young Lawyers Division, August 2011 Arturo Hernandez has been selected as the 2011 recipient of the honorary “ISBA Young Lawyers Division Internship” through the Public Interest Law Initiative.
YLD kickball team wins league championship By Erin Lamm and Jordan S. Powell Young Lawyers Division, August 2011 Congratulations to the YLD kickball team!
YLD members attend the ISBA Annual Meeting By Sarah Toney Young Lawyers Division, August 2011 A recap of the YLD's activities at the ISBA Annual Meeting in June.
YLD offers CLE seminars By Debra Liss Thomas Young Lawyers Division, August 2011 The YLD continually presents CLE seminars that meet the needs and expectations of its members.
Congratulations to the 2011 Lincoln Writing Contest winners Young Lawyers Division, June 2011 David C. Holland and Gilbert C. Lenz of Chicago co-authored the first-place article this year.
Masalski, Herman named Young Lawyers of the Year for 2011 Young Lawyers Division, June 2011 Emily N. Masalski of Chicago and Joshua D. Herman of Peoria have been named the ISBA Young Lawyers of the Year for 2011.
Summer Soiree wrap-up By Meghan O’Brien Young Lawyers Division, June 2011 A recap of the YLD's successful Third Annual Summer Soiree, held on May 6, 2011.
Tips for new lawyers By Cade Cummins Young Lawyers Division, June 2011 A few suggestions for new attorneys as you take the bar exam and look for employment.
Report on ABA YLD Midyear Meeting By Tarek A. Fadel and Kenya A. Jenkins-Wright Young Lawyers Division, April 2011 The Assembly of the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division met on February 12, 2011.
13th Annual Holiday Party a success By Jessica Durkin Young Lawyers Division, February 2011 The Annual Holiday Party raised more than $16,000 for the IBF/YLD Children's Assistance Fund.
Financial tips for young lawyers By Erich Gerlach Young Lawyers Division, February 2011 Saving now will give you the foundation for wealth later on and protect you during difficult times. Here's how you can do it.
The Illinois Constitution reviewed, honored and being taught in a law school classroom By CarrieBeth Clark Young Lawyers Division, February 2011 The John Marshall Law School is currently the only law school in Illinois to offer a course devoted to the study of the Illinois Constitution.