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 the Talking Book Braille Library │ Wednesday, November 15th

Help ensure everyone in our community has access to books and information regarldess of ability. Join the Community Involvement Committee for their first event of the season. 

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 9th Ave and Lenora

Click HERE to register.


December CLE & Happy Hour │ Thursday, December 14th

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | CLE: "Civility and Professionalism in Legal Ethics," Presented by Jeanne Marie Clavere (WSBA)

Click HERE to register.


5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Holiday Happy Hour | KCBA Office

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Winter Soiree │ Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Save the Date!

Call for nominations: Do you have a mentor that deserves to be recognized for the time, teaching, and training they've given you? We invite you to nominate them for the 2017 Outstanding Mentor Award.
The winner will be recognized at the YLD Winter Soiree. Nominations should include an explanation of why you think your mentor deserves the award (no more than 1 full page and no less than 2 paragraphs, please) as well as several specific examples to illustrate your points.


Please email with any questions or to submit your nomination.

YLD Committees

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

Outstanding Young Lawyer

YLD Board