Young Lawyers Section Retreat - January 9, 2016!
The Young Lawyers Section will hold its annual retreat on Saturday, January 9th at 10 am at the New Orleans Bar Association office. Join the YLS as we discuss upcoming events in 2016 including Bar & Grille, the Bowling Tournament, the Golf Tournament, Habitat for Humanity and more! This retreat is the perfect opportunity to volunteer for these upcoming events, visit with other Young Lawyers, and celebrate all our accomplishments from this past year and in the year to come. Brunch and beverages will be served.
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!
Free legal assistance will be available from local lawyers in several areas of law, including:
- Social Security
- Medicare and Medicaid
- Wills, Trusts and Successions
- Free notary service
Law Day - May 14, 2015 in Judge Zainey’s courtroom, Eastern District of Louisiana
Habitat for Humanity - November 15, 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
Habitat for Humanity Project - November 16, 2013
Dos and Don'ts of Summer Clerkships - May, 22, 2013
YLS Social at Pat O'Briens - June 19, 2013
Mock Trial Competition