News for June 2015

Minority Trailblazers in the Legal Profession

Minority Trailblazers in the Legal Profession

June 29, 2015 Committees

On June 25, 2015, Tiffany Smith moderated a panel discussion with Judge Piper Griffin, Orleans Parish CDC, Sharonda Williams, City Attorney for New Orleans,  Bill Aaron, President & Chairman of Board at Aaron & Gianna, and Charles Ric… Read More »

Approach the Bench- United States Court of Appeal 5th Circuit

Approach the Bench- United States Court of Appeal 5th Circuit

June 23, 2015 Committees

The Young Lawyers Section hosted its first Approach the Bench CLE last Wednesday, June 17th, with Judge Stephen Higginson of the United States Court of Appeal 5th Circuit. We had a full house in the En Banc Courtroom and Judge Higginson expla… Read More »

Legal System in Cuba

Legal System in Cuba

June 18, 2015 Committees

An all-star cast of lawyers presented the Report from the 2014 Delegation to Cuba which talked about the Cuban Supreme Court, Arbitration/Mediation, the Chamber of Commerce in Cuba, Constitutional Law, Maritime Law, Family Law, Private l… Read More »

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The "Dos and Don'ts" of Public Bid Protests

June 9, 2015 Committees

On May 20, 2015, Sharonda Williams, City Attorney for New Orleans, and Daniel Lund III, Director at Coats Rose, spoke with members of the Construction Law Section on public bid disputes.  Ms. Williams discussed the City of New Orleans' po… Read More »

YLS Legal Fair 2015

YLS Legal Fair 2015

June 4, 2015 Committees

The New Orleans Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section and Minorities in the Profession Committee hosted a Senior Legal Fair at the AARP Community Resource Center on Saturday, May 30th. Volunteer lawyers offered free notarial services and l… Read More »

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