Young Lawyers Division

Mission Statement

The Mission of the King County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division is to further the objectives of new and aspiring lawyers by representing the diverse interests of the Division’s members to the Association and the legal community, creating opportunities for continuing legal education, mentoring, and networking, as well as addressing the needs of the community through pro bono and volunteer service.

YLD Events

Volunteer at WestSide Baby
Wednesday, October 10, 5:30–8:00 p.m.

Join members of our Community Involvement Committee for the first volunteer opportunity of the membership year on Wednesday, October 10th. You do not need to be a committee member to attend, and you are welcome to bring colleagues/friends (over the age of 18) to lend a hand.

About the organization: WestSide Baby is a nonprofit that collects new and used items for children and babies and distributes them free of charge to King County families in need.


YLD Board Game Night
Thursday, October 18, 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Café Mox (Ballard)

Join us for the 3rd installment of this ever-popular event! The next YLD Board Game Night will be at Mox in Ballard on Thursday, October 18th. Bring your friends—guests are more than welcome to attend.

We’re trying out something new this time around – tickets include 2 drinks and light appetizers!

Register Here

YLD October CLE & Happy Hour
Tuesday, October 23
CLE: 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Happy Hour: 5:00–6:30 p.m.

October’s CLE and Happy Hour are kindly brought to us by our friends at Pfau Cochran Vertetis Amala!

Presentation:  “Voir Dire – The Art of Jury Selection” by Michael Pfau and Jason Amala, Pfau Cochran Vertetis Amala

Get schooled on the art of Voir Dire by two of PCVA’s managing partners. Plus, stick around for the happy hour afterward to enjoy beers and snacks at the legendary Pyramid Alehouse.

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YLD Committees

Community Involvement Committee
Social Events Committee
Young Lawyer Services Committee
Law Library Clinic Committee

Outstanding Young Lawyer

YLD Board