2016 Legal Fair
The Young Lawyers Section and Minorities in the Profession Committee will sponsor a Legal Fair on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Volunteers are needed with experience in the areas of family law; successions; criminal law; and social security. Volunteers are also needed to provide notarial services.
Date: Saturday, October 15th
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Exodus Place Community Center, 1901 Fourth Street, New Orleans, LA 70113
To Volunteer: Email Camille Bryant.
2016 Build Day
The New Orleans Bar Association Young Lawyers Section will have its annual build day with the St. Bernard Project on Saturday, November 12, 2016. Though organized by the YLS, lawyers of all ages are welcome to volunteer.
On Sunday, April 17th, The YLS held the 14th Annual Bar & Grille cooking competition! Click here to view the winners!
On Saturday, April 16th, The YLS volunteered at the AARP center for the 2016 Legal Fair.
On Thursday, October 22, 2015, the YLS joined the Dallas Young Lawyers Section for a Cheers for Charity happy hour at the Rusty Nail!
On Saturday, November 7, 2015, the YLS had a build day with the St. Bernard Project, an organization that started shortly after Hurricane Katrina.
The YLS had their annual Golf Tournament on October 9th, which allowed participants to link up with their fellow lawyers, law clerks, and friends on the golf course to support Southeast Louisiana Legal Services, which provides free legal help to poor people in danger of losing the most funamental of human needs.
The Pro-Bowl-O Tournament was held on Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Rock ‘n Bowl on Carrollton Ave in New Orleans. Lanes opened at 1 p.m.; play lasted from 1 - 4 p.m. Ticket purchase includes play time, shoes, and food and drinks during the event. Prizes for highest individual and team scores as well as best team costume and tackiest pair of bowling shoes. The proceeds went to The Pro Bono Project.
The Dos and Don'ts for Summer Law Clerks was held on June 10th at the NOBA office. Brian Quirk, Conrad Meyer, Cherardy, Sarah C. Wellman were the speakers and offered great insight on everything law clerks wanted to know but were to afraid to ask about summer clerkships, conduct, attire, and etiquette.
FREE Senior Legal Fair Open to the Public! - May 30, 2015
Law Day - May 14, 2015 in Judge Zainey’s courtroom, Eastern District of Louisiana
Habitat for Humanity - November 15, 2014
Legal Fair on October 19, 2014
Legal Fair on June 7th
LSU - Tulane Baseball Game on Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Mock Trial Competition on Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22nd
YLS Social at The Rusty Nail on February 19, 2014