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

Networking Workshop & Happy Hour
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Fadó Irish Pub

Join us for a fun and informative workshop to build your networking know-how with expert career coach Darien Fleming. The evening will start with an introductory presentation, then transition into a Happy Hour to give you a chance to practice your new skills, before concluding with final remarks and a Q&A with the speaker.


Register online


YLD 12th Annual Fun Run & Walk
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Seward Park – Lower Loop

Enjoy some fresh air and help support KCBA’s Pro Bono programs at our 12th Annual YLD 5K Fun Run & Walk. And yes—you can bring your dog.

Register online


New Member Mixer
Thursday, May 3, 2018
KCBA Office


Get to know us at this event for new members, potential members, or those just looking to get a little more involved. This event will be Cinco de Mayo themed, so expect tacos, guacamole, and lime with your beer.

Register online


Bridging the Gap
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Foster Pepper, Seattle


Supplement what you learned in law school with this full-day CLE designed for new & young lawyers. There will be a judges’ panel, tips on crafting oral arguments, how to build experience as a newbie at a big firm, and more.

Register online


NW Harvest Volunteer Opportunity
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Northwest Harvest Kent Warehouse


Help fight hunger while getting to know your peers in the legal profession by joining our group of volunteers from 12-2pm on Saturday, May 26th. KCBA will help coordinate carpools for this event. Email to learn more and sign up.


YLD Committees

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

Outstanding Young Lawyer

YLD Board