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ABA Young Lawyer Leadership Opportunities

The YLD seeks involvement from young lawyers who are interested in furthering their leadership skills and advancing national initiatives and causes.

2024-2025 Appointments Application
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ABA YLD 2024-2025 Leadership Application

ABA YLD’s leadership positions will open on February 9, 2024 and has been extended to close on March 31st, 2024. Please have all documents ready to upload before you start this application process.

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Preview the Application (PDF)

Find out what documents and information you need to prepare before applying for a leadership position. You can review the application in advance here. Submissions are only accepted through the online version of the form, not the PDF.

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Welcome Letter

Dani Borel, our ABA YLD Chair Elect for 2024-2025, shares greetings and invites you to consider pitching in as a volunteer leader for next bar year. No matter your interests, skillsets, or talents, the ABA YLD would love to invite your participation.

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Well-being and Bar Association Leadership: How to Handle and Master the Irons in the Fire as a Young Lawyer

Are you considering getting involved in Young Lawyer Division (YLD) Leadership, but are worried that you have too much on your plate? Believe it or not, it can be done!

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Key Application Documents

Position Descriptions: Senior Leaders

Director and Cabinet Designations; 2024-2025.

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Position Descriptions: Volunteer Positions

All Other YLD Volunteer Roles; 2024-2025.

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