The Young Lawyers Section (YLS) offers great opportunities for
professional growth, community service, and networking to its over 9,000
members. This year, the YLS will offer approximately 25 substantive
committees, implement over 50 member and public service projects, and
host numerous seminars and networking events. The YLS theme this
year is entitled "Opening Opportunities" whereby the
YLS will provide lawyers, law students, and other students with the
tools and resources they need to compete effectively in todays market. A
few of our new programs focusing on this year's theme include; Suits for
Success, YLS/Law Student Shadow Program, Networking Presentations, and
an Illinois Marriage Act Amendment Seminar.
Whether you are a law student or young attorney, the YLS is
a valuable resource for your personal and professional development.
Consider attending a committee meeting or seminar, a social or
volunteer with a member or public service project in order
to enhance your career. Get involved and lead through service while
improving your legal career and professional network!
If you have questions about the YLS, please contact, Jenni Bertolino our YLS Director at
(312) 554-2031, or contact
Paul J. Ochmanek, Jr.
Paul Ochmanek Legal Office
2014-2015 YLS Chair