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Law Students

Law Student Membership and Involvement in the CBA


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The Young Lawyers Section's (YLS) Law Student Committee provides a forum for Chicago area law students to not only participate in CBA events, but also bring student issues to the attention of bar association leadership, make career contacts and learn more about the realities of practicing law. Each bar year, the YLS plans and hosts several annual events that area specifically designed for law students. In addition, law student members are encouraged to participate in the activities of the Young Lawyers Section. Below is a quick reference guide of upcoming events law student members are encouraged to attend as well as links to additional CBA services and programs that may be of use to the student member.




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Pro Bono/Volunteer Opportunities:


Continuing Legal Education:


Law Practice Management & Technology:


Upcoming Events:
(Also visit the YLS Events page for the most recent Section news and events)


YLS Social Hour at Henry’s – October 1
Join the Young Lawyers Section for a fun social event on Thursday, October 1, 2015, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Henry’s, 18 W. Hubbard, Chicago, IL. Mingle with local legal professionals at this River North favorite while enjoying complimentary drinks and light appetizers. Special thanks to OakCrest Capital LLC for sponsoring our event—You can find OakCrest on facebook (OakCrest Capital, LLC), twitter (@ryannietert) and LinkedIn (via Ryan Nietert), or reach them at (773) 360-7754.