Senior Legal Fair - Volunteers Needed
The Young Lawyers Section and Minorities in the Profession Committee will sponsor a Senior Legal Fair on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the AARP Community Resource Center from 11 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Volunteers are needed with experience in the areas of family law; social security; Medicare and Medicaid; wills, successions, and trusts; and criminal law. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Kimberly Silas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Saturday January 9, 2016, the YLS held its annual retreat to discuss upcoming events in 2016.
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
Habitat for Humanity Project - November 16, 2013
Annual Charity Golf Tournament - October, 4, 2013
Dos and Don'ts of Summer Clerkships - May, 22, 2013
YLS Social at Pat O'Briens - June 19, 2013
Mock Trial Competition