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The purpose of the Young Lawyers Division is to foster discussions and interchange of ideas relative to the duties, responsibilities and problems of the younger members of the legal profession in the State of Louisiana; to aid in their advancement; to encourage their interest and participation in the activities of the Louisiana State Bar Association, and, in general, to further the purposes and objectives of the LSBA. This site is a public service of the LSBA-YLD Council, providing YLD information to the public, communicating with YLD members.

Latest News and Developments

2020/2021 Young Lawyers Division Council Members
Click here to meet the 2020/2021 Young Lawyers Divsion Council Members.  

2020/2021 Young 
Lawyers Division Committees and Projects
Click here to learn more about the Young Lawyers Division Committees and Projects for 2020/2021. 

Save the Date!
YLD to Present Professional Development CLE Seminar on January 22
The Louisiana State Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division will present its annual Professional Development CLE seminar on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. The seminar is open to young lawyers only. Program organizers will apply for 4 hours of CLE credit (including 1 hour of ethics, 1 hour of professionalism and 1 hour of law practice management). Registration includes electronic course materials and breakfast at the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel (7000 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge). Onsite registration will not be allowed unless space is available. Topics to be discussed include ethics, law practice management issues and professionalism. 

YLD to Present Louisiana Young Lawyers' Conference in Spring 2021
The Louisiana State Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division will present its Louisiana Young Lawyers' Conference in Spring 2021.  Please stay tuned and check back for more information.

Wills for Heroes Program Offers Legal Help and “Peace of Mind” to First Responders
Read more about the program in the October/November 2019 Louisiana Bar JournalClick here to access the article. 

Are you a Young Lawyer in Louisiana? Find out how to get involved in the LSBA's Young Lawyers Division! 

Network, meet other young lawyers or members of the bar, and work on events and committees. To get involved, click here.


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