YLS Events

Check back regularly for upcoming YLS events and opportunities to get involved!

The Young Lawyers Section of The Chicago Bar Association hosts many events and programs throughout the bar year designed to provide useful and relevant information along with networking opportunities for the new attorney. Information on upcoming events and opportunities are detailed below.

Click here to see an upcoming list of Young Lawyers Section seminars and committee meetings in a searchable format.


Law Student Winter Warm-Up - February 8, 5-7 PM
Usher in the spring semester with a networking social hosted by the CBA Young Lawyers Section! Law students are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to meet with other Chicagoland area students as well as some YLS Officers. Drinks and refreshments provided while supplies last. Register here . Questions? Email the Young Lawyers Section at yls@chicagobar.org.

YLS Happy Hour - February 15, 5:30-7:30 PM
Join the YLS for Happy Hour at Highline Bar (169 W. Kinzie St.) Beat the February chill and socialize with other YLS members. Click here to register!

CBA Transactional Negotiation Competition - Volunteer Judges Needed!
The CBA's Annual Transactional Negotiation Competition is back for it's virtual competition on February 29th-March 2nd! Volunteer as Judge and receive MCLE credit. Various dates/times available. Click here to sign up . Questions? Email yls@chicagobar.org

(Nearly) Forty Years of Love with Lawyers in the Classroom
The CBA Young Lawyers Section's (Nearly) Forty Years of Love with Lawyers in the Classroom Fundraiser will include ping pong, music, refreshments, and a silent auction where attendees can bid on a variety of items and experiences. All proceeds benefit the Edward J. Lewis II Lawyers in the Classroom Program. Buy tickets here!


YLS Monthly Spotify Playlist
Follow Chicago Bar Association YLS on Spotify to listen to all our curated mixes! Click here to see all our playlists and follow us on Spotify!