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Making the most of the YLD Spring Conference as a law student

April 29, 2019

The YLD Spring Conference is not your typical networking mixer. YLD members will be attending this conference from all over the country. To make the most out of attending the YLD Spring Conference, keep the following networking tips in mind.

HNBA conference's Law Student and Young Lawyer CLE Track offers valuable skills

January 10, 2019

Law schools have traditionally focused on teaching law students about the theory and doctrine of the law.  However, with the higher demands and expectations of new associates, it is imperative to learn skills not traditionally taught in law school.  Anyone performing an online search will find numerous articles


This week On the Docket: What's happening at the Supreme Court this term

September 25, 2017

On the Docket will provide an insightful look ahead at the new Supreme Court term on Thursday with "Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term." Panelists will examine the numerous important cases to be heard by the Supreme Court in its upcoming Term, as well as some


Expert Advice Webinar: Thriving as a Junior Lawyer

September 08, 2017

It is your first day as a new associate.  You walk into the office nervous but feel that you are somewhat prepared.  You sit down at your desk and open your computer.  You have a sense of what an attorney does behind the screen.  You have worked with Westlaw, you

Environmental Law

Get your feet wet in environmental law with SEER conferences

February 23, 2017

The 46th Spring Conference and 35th Water Law Conference will be held the week of March 27, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif. The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources invites Law Student members of the Section to apply for a Law Student Scholarship. Selected students will be given a waiver for their

Raychelle Tasher

PROPEL-ing women in the law with Ms. JD in Chicago

February 03, 2017

Next month, Ms. JD will host its Ninth Annual Conference on Women in the Law, “P.R.O.P.E.L,” Promoting Retention Opportunity Partnership Excellence and Leadership in Chicago. We invite law students and young lawyers to attend the Ms. JD Honors Reception on Thursday, March 2 at Jenner & Block LLP. Ms. JD is

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Law School Nation: Upcoming events

September 02, 2016

In conjunction with its 2016 annual conference in Atlanta, the Young Lawyers Committee of the Forum on Air & Space Law is looking for young lawyers and law students for an informal get-together dinner on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 7:00 pm. If you are interested in attending, please email Rachel Welford, co-chair of

Business Law

Bringing business law to Boston next week

August 31, 2016

Boston-area students, the ABA Business Law Section is bringing the knowledge to you with a substantive panel and networking event on Sept. 7. "Pathways to a Successful Career in Business Law" will be held at five Boston-area schools and will feature business lawyers from across the country discussing emerging business

Sara Sheikh

Heading to ABA events on a budget

August 22, 2016

One of the reasons many students hesitate to attend a ABA event is because, lets face it, law school is expensive and a lot of students are not aware of the benefits of attending the events. Students will typically try to balance the cost versus the benefit and when they

Business Law Meeting

Business Law Section Annual Meeting coming in September

August 15, 2016

You have until Aug. 19 to register for the Business Law Section Annual Meeting in Boston from Sept. 8-10. And if you're a law student member of the Business Law section, you can go for free! Law students can connect with over 1,700 attendees, including senior partners from local and national

Relativity Fest

Join the 2,000 brightest minds in e-discovery

July 26, 2016

If you’re looking to get up to speed on the latest developments in the legal field and e-discovery in particular, hear inspiring keynotes from thought leaders, or rub elbows with some of the top employers in the industry, Relativity Fest is the place to be. Why should you attend? Reason

ABA Forum on Communications Law

The Force is strong with the Forum on Communications Law

April 08, 2016

It may not seem like a long time ago, nor did it first happen in a galaxy far, far away, but the ABA Forum on Communications started its Representing Your Local Broadcaster event 35 years ago. The 35th celebration, which takes place on the desert planet that is Las Vegas