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- 12.01.2015Meet the YLD: Ian Goodman
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Ian Goodman of Rubin & Levin PC.
- 11.30.2015Time to Get Suited Up! Donate Clothes for a Good Cause
The IndyBar is holding a clothing drive through January 15 to benefit low income college-bound high school students. Learn more here.
- 11.16.2015Learn More About Reach for Youth at Rise and Shine for Youth Breakfast
Rise and Shine for Youth is a breakfast where attendees can hear about the work done by Reach for Youth directly from youth served by the program. This event is on Wednesday, December 9 at 8 a.m.
- 11.10.2015Looking Back: Lessons for Young Lawyers
Check out this post for a great article by Chasity Thompson about advice that she would have given herself as a young lawyer.
- 11.05.2015Networking for Millennials
Millennial or not, understanding the new ways of networking is important. Find out how the newest working generation is networking here.
- 10.22.2015Judge Bars Enforcement of "Ballot Selfies" Law
Judge Sarah Evans Barker issued a ruling in Indiana Civil Liberties Union v. Indiana Sec. of State. Read more here.
- 10.20.2015Meet the YLD: Katherine Erdel
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Katherine Erdel of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP.
- 10.20.2015Indy Eleven Tailgate a Fun Time with Law Students
On Saturday, October 17, the Young Lawyers Division hosted a tailgate with law students before the Indy Eleven game. Check out this post for a recap and photos from the event.
- 10.15.2015"Ballot Selfie Law" Heads to Federal Court
The ACLU and State of Indiana disagree over the legality of taking "selfies" of a ballot in the voting booth. A ruling on the matter is expected before the elections on November 3. See this post for more details.
- 10.08.2015Positions Available on 2016 Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee
The Young Lawyers Division of the Indianapolis Bar Association is in the process of selecting its Executive Committee and sub-committee members for 2016. Learn more here.
- 10.05.2015Meet the YLD: Amy Kluesner
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Amy Kluesner of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP.
- 09.22.2015Three Job Openings in Court of Appeals
The Indiana Court of Appeals has the following job openings: Law Clerk for Judge Pyle III; Law Clerk for Judge Robb; and Appellate Case Manager, Clerk's Office. See this post for more details.
- 09.16.2015Why You Need to be at the Networking CLE Series
The Indy Attorneys Network Section will be putting on a three-part presentation series that will provide you with the tools and knowledge needed to achieve your networking goals. The first session is coming up on September 24. More info here.
- 09.09.2015You're Invited: Leadership Indianapolis Civic Leadership Summit
Leadership Indianapolis is hosting its first Civic Leadership Summit on Monday, October 12. Learn more about the event here.
- 08.31.2015Meet the YLD: Jennifer Strange
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Jennifer Strange of Drewry Simmons Vornehm LLP.
- 08.25.2015You're Invited: Reach for Youth "Don't Judge Me" Happy Hour
Reach for Youth, the 2012 Impact Fund Grant recipient and local non-profit, is inviting licensed attorneys to learn more about the Teen Court program and how to get involved. Learn more here.
- 08.24.2015YLD Indians Game a Home Run
Thank you to all who came out to support the Indianapolis Indians on June 30. Check out this post for a recap of the event and photos of YLD members who attended!
- 08.19.2015Progress Report: Millennial Lawyer Survey Results
Check out what a survey of 880 millennial lawyers revealed about the current climate of law for younger attorneys in this post.
- 08.03.2015Meet the YLD: Janelle Kilies
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Janelle Kilies of Lewis Wagner LLP.
- 07.31.2015Tips for Practicing Sports & Entertainment Law
Interested in practicing sports law? See this article for some practical pointers to help you break into the practice area.
- 07.20.2015Getting to Know FORTE at Intro to Indy
The YLD’s second event of the 2015 Intro to Indy Series was held on Thursday, July 16 at The District Tap. Check out this post for a recap of the event and for information about FORTE.
- 07.09.2015YLD Member Discount for Jorgstock 2015
YLD members are invited to attend the Eiteljorg Museum’s Jorgstock this upcoming Saturday, July 11 from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at a discounted price. Click here for more information.
- 07.02.2015Meet the YLD: Justin Allen
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Justin Allen of Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP.
- 06.30.2015CASA Volunteer Special One-Day Training Session Offered to Attorneys
On Thursday, July 9, Child Advocates will host a one-day training class for attorneys to become a CASA volunteer from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- 06.22.2015Summer Associates Have a Great Time at Annual Scavenger Hunt
On Friday, June 12, the YLD hosted the annual Summer Associate Scavenger Hunt. This year, there were 12 teams with a total of 52 participants. Click here for a recap and photos from the event.
- 06.09.2015Top Ten Tips for First and Second Year Associates
This post provides great tips on successfully marketing yourself during your first and second year as an associate. Check it out for ways that you can do just that with the IndyBar.
- 06.05.201510th Annual IndyVolved by IndyHub Coming Up!
The 10th annual IndyVolved by IndyHub will be held on Thursday, June 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Central Library (40 E. Saint Clair Street). Click here for more information.
- 06.03.2015Be a Friend with Best Buddies Indiana
Are you looking for a great opportunity to get involved in the community and change someone’s life forever? We encourage you to check out Best Buddies Indiana. Click here for more information.
- 06.01.2015Meet the YLD: Jenai M. Brackett
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Jenai M. Brackett of Frost Brown Todd LLC.
- 05.18.2015The X Factor for Success as an Attorney
Do you have the “X Factor” for success? Do you even know what the “X Factor” is? Find out the answer in this post - it may surprise you!
- 05.08.2015Meet the YLD: Matthew Neumann
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Matthew Neumann, the 2015 YLD Chair.
- 05.04.2015Young Lawyers Team Up to Help "Keep Indianapolis Beautiful"
Check out this post for a recap and photos of the recent Great Indy Cleanup on Saturday, April 25.
- 05.01.2015Spring APC a Great Success
On Thursday, April 23 the YLD held their annual Applied Professionalism Course. Check out this post for a recap of the event.
- 04.28.2015Summer Scavenger Hunt Registration Open!
Don't miss the annual summer associate scavenger hunt on Friday, June 12 from 1 to 6 p.m. Check out this post for more information.
- 04.17.2015Associate 101 Series: Strong Start and What's Next
Check out this post for a recap of the first CLE in the Associate 101 Series and a look at what's next.
- 04.15.2015Volunteer Spots Still Available for the Great Indy Cleanup
Sign up today to participate in the Great Indy Cleanup on Saturday, April 25 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. See this post for more details.
- 04.15.2015Don't Miss Spring APC on April 23!
The YLD's Applied Professionalism Course (APC) is April 23 and there will be a free social for APC attendees immediately following. Check out this post for more information.
- 04.09.2015New Lawyers - Take Note of Criticism
Check out this post for an article that claims new lawyers should seek out criticism in order to further their growth as attorneys.
- 04.01.2015Meet the YLD: Ronan Johnson
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Ronan Johnson, the 2015 YLD Past Chair.
- 03.24.2015March Madness Social a Success
The YLD's March Madness Kick-Off Social on Thursday, March 19 was a great time for all who attended. Check out this post for photos and a recap of the event.
- 03.13.2015Volunteer Callout for Great Indy Cleanup
YLD members are invited to join Mayor Ballard's Great Indy Cleanup on Saturday, April 25. There are 20 spots available, so check out this post for details about how to sign up and get involved.
- 03.13.2015March Madness Kick-Off Social is Coming Up
College basketball season is coming to a close and March Madness is upon us, which can only mean one thing: It's time for the YLD's Annual March Madness Kick-Off Social! Check out this post for details.
- 03.10.2015Pitfalls of Paying Off Law School Loans with Your Bonus
Graduating from law school can come with an incredible amount of debt. Check out this post for some pitfalls of using your bonus toward paying off those student loans.
- 02.26.2015Meet the YLD: Jennifer Tudor Wright
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this series! In this post, meet Jennifer Tudor Wright, the 2015 YLD Social Committee co-chair.
- 02.26.2015Buying a Practice? Keep an Eye Out for This CLE
If you are considering changing careers, moving in house or into government work, or interested in buying a practice, you won't want to miss the Senior Counsel Division's upcoming CLE on this topic! Find out more in this post.
- 02.25.2015Take 10: The Associate 101 Series
Check out this post for 10 reasons why new attorneys need to attend the Associate 101 Series! Don't forget to register for the first session coming up on March 27.
- 02.11.2015Job Hunting Tips for Young Attorneys
Check out this post for advice on putting your best foot forward when you're on the hunt for a job.
- 02.09.2015New Resource Available: Indiana Law Review Blog
The Indiana Law Review at the IU McKinney School of Law recently launched its online blog. Check out this post for more information on the new resource for legal practitioners, judiciary members and law students.
- 02.02.2015Meet the YLD: Justin Sorrell
Get to know the people who make up the YLD Executive Committee with this new series! First up: Justin Sorrell, the 2015 YLD Education Committee co-chair.
- 01.22.2015Coming Up: Disaster Response and Preparedness Legal Training
Don't miss this opportunity for disaster legal services training at an upcoming program on Sunday, Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Check out this post for more information.
- 01.21.2015Five Qualities to Set Yourself Apart
Check out this post to learn about five qualities that can help you differentiate yourself in your career.
- 12.19.2014Don't Miss the Grand Finale of the Intro to Indy Series!
Mark your calendars now for the final event in the Intro to Indy Series on Thursday, Jan. 22 from 5:30 to 7 :30 p.m. at Ralston's.
- 12.16.2014The True Cost of a CLE: You Get What You Pay For
Check out this post by Alex Limontes for a look at the true value - and cost - of attending a CLE.
- 12.16.2014Six Practical Steps to Better Depositions
Litigators' primary in-person contact with the opposing party and their counsel is in the form of depositions. Check out this post for tips on how to make your depositions better.
- 12.05.2014YLD Holiday Party Wraps Up a Successful Year
Check out this post for a recap of the YLD Holiday Party and a preview of what's to come for the division's 2015 social calendar.
- 12.03.2014Don't Lose Would-Be Clients from a Call
Get advice about how to stay on top of client and would-be client communications so that you don't lose potential business from a phone call.