Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of CLI seeks to stimulate interest and involvement of young lawyers in the objectives of the CLI’s mission and programs. YLD membership is free for all lawyers who are under the age of forty (40) or who have been a lawyer less than ten (10) years, and to all law students.
YLD Co-Chairs: Angela Boykins; Kensi Mays; Maral Shoaei
There are many ways to get involved. Attend an event or consider joining a committee! Click here to learn more and to sign up!
- Pipeline Committee - Provide education, mentorship, and resources to diverse secondary and post-secondary students to assist with academic support, law school admission, and access to the legal profession.
- Recruiting Committee - Create and support effective programming within the legal community targeting the recruitment of diverse talent.
- Retention/Advancement Committee - Enhance and preserve the percentage of diverse students and lawyers within the legal field and assist with their professional progression.
- General Committee - Provide support for the other committees of the CLI and create and maintain innovative YLD programming and activities.