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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.
YLS Holiday Social - December 13 Complimentary!
The CBA Young Lawyer Section’s invites Section members to celebrate the holidays on Thursday, December 13, 2018, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the law firm of Clark Hill, 130 E. Randolph, Suite 3900. Complimentary libations and appetizers will be served. Space is limited, A special thank you to our event sponsors Exponent and Chicago Title Insurance Company. Click here to RSVP.
Volunteer Lawyer Coaches and Evaluators Needed for 2019 CCLRE Mock Trial Competition
Chicago Coalition for Law-Related Education is seeking lawyers to act as coaches and evaluators for its 2019 Citywide Mock Trial Competition for high school students. Lawyer coaches work with an educator and team at a local high school starting in February to prepare for the competition. Evaluators work alongside Cook County judges for 5 evenings in March to score and evaluate the teams during the first two rounds of competition. To learn more and volunteer, contact Marta. Click here for more information or download a Lawyer Coach or Lawyer Evaluator Form.