When Panama City and the surrounding area was heavily damaged by Hurricane Michael, the YLD
led the charge in the legal community to help those that needed pro bono legal assistance.
Every year, the YLD
successfully applies for a grant from The Florida Bar to fund its Holidays event, which was moved from January to July beginning in 2016.
A total of 20 gilts, 180 days old, were evaluated from crossbreeding schemes which included YLD
and YBD with animals in each scheme.
On September 1, 2009, the YLD
held its 5th Annual Golf Classic at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park.
Goals as YLD
president include encouraging mental health awareness, and addressing diversity and inclusion issues.
kicked off the year with its Get Plugged In social media campaign.
Puopolo; President Emeritus Anne Dalton and YLD
President Thomas G.
Petersburg this year, he said his top priority as president will be to "embrace technology and operate well-outside the 'box' when it comes to traditional legal thinking." DiGangi implored the YLD
board not to forget about young lawyers working in the public sector and the challenges they face.
The ABA YLD
has 34 district representatives and four national representatives.
"I cannot tell you how much all of your kindness and generosity is appreciated," Jones said in an e-mail to her YLD
This marks the fourth year in a row the YLD
has designated May its "Health and Wellness Month."