YLD Professional Development Series - Changing Course: Alternative Careers for Attorneys

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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February 11, 2014
Noon to 1:00 p.m.
ISBA Chicago Office
20 S. Clark, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60603

YLD Professional Development Luncheons are aimed at teaching law students and young attorneys practical steps in developing their legal careers. Each luncheon will feature esteemed panelists discussing a variety of topics, while also taking questions from the audience. This luncheon program will address utilizing legal skills outside of a traditional law firm setting.


  • Elizabeth Ellis Simek, Director of Legal Recruitment and Professional Development, City of Chicago Law Department
  • Tarek Fadel, Founder and CEO, AdaptiGroup LLC
  • Michael Negron, Chief of Policy, Mayor’s Office, Chicago of Chicago


  • Heather Pfeffer, Partner, Cassiday Schade, LLP

Cost: $10 includes lunch.

For general inquiries, please contact:

Jessica Durkin at; Heather Pfeffer at; or George Schoenbeck at  

Registration is now closed. No refunds will be given after February 7.

No MCLE credit is available for this program.

For any special dietary needs, please contact Rachel McDermott at