Stuart will be instrumental in helping YLD
shape its strategy, serve its customers and grow its business in the years to come.
The ABA YLD
has 34 district representatives and four national representatives.
Griffin noted about five years ago the YLD
moved most of its basic skills courses online, but kept PWP, which all new Bar members must take in their first year of practice, as an in-person course.
On September 1, 2009, the YLD
held its 5th Annual Golf Classic at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park.
I cannot tell you how much all of your kindness and generosity is appreciated," Jones said in an e-mail to her YLD
According to the FEMA-YLD
contract, "[s]hould FEMA request the assistance of the YLD
, the YLD
shall, with the assistance and oversight of FEMA, have sole and complete responsibility for coordinating legal efforts with all other State and local bar associations, affiliates and legal services organizations.
This year the YLD
expanded its Holidays in January grant opportunity, renaming it Holidays All Year Long.
At the event, the YLD
also plans to present its annual affiliate awards, including Affiliate of the Year to a local organization for excellence in public service, member service, and creative use of resources.
a full service court reporting agency, will be awarded the Young Lawyers Division Vision Award, presented annually to an organization that has provided outstanding support to the YLD
in the fulfillment of its mission.
Though the YLD
organizes 22 seminars each year, many new lawyers have difficulty getting into courses in their areas, according to Glover, who practices in The Villages.
Chapman, president of the law firm Dean Mead, where Griffin has served as an associate in the commercial litigation department for seven years, said she is "the most hardworking person I've ever met," and the YLD
is in capable hands as she becomes president.
Paige Greenlee, 2012-13 YLD
president, said the decision to make the donation was easy.