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

Group Kayaking │ Saturday, July 29th

Take in our beautiful city from the water! We’ve reserved 10 double kayaks for a two hour paddle around Lake Union. We’ll be launching from the Northwest Outdoor Center at 11:00 a.m., but arrive early for a short lesson and to buddy up. Tickets are $10 a person (a $15 discount). Join our group here (

Hike Rattlesnake Ledge │ Saturday, August 26th

This trail is perfect for beginners, with views to satisfy all hikers. The hike is 4.0 miles roundtrip and moderately graded with an elevation gain of 1160 ft. This is a family friendly event, so feel free to bring significant others, kids, and dogs. Join our group here ( !


YLD Committees

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

Outstanding Young Lawyer

YLD Board