Registration Information

May 2-4, 2019 Washington Marriott Georgetown, Washington, DC

ABA YLD 2019 Spring Conference

Special Accommodations

Should you require special accommodations for access to facilities, visual or audio aids, dietary restrictions, or any other needs, please contact Asia Harris at or call (312) 988-5629. To ensure your requirements are fulfilled, requests must be received by March 29, 2019. Every effort will be made to accommodate advance requests; onsite requests cannot be guaranteed. 


A limited number of scholarships to defray tuition expenses are available for this program. Preference will be given to practitioners with limited means and to unemployed attorneys. Attorneys who qualify will receive at least a 25% reduction in the course fee(s). This does not include any reduction in ticket events, meals, lodging, or travel costs associated with the course. To request a scholarship, please contact Asia Harris at Scholarship requests must be received by the ABA no later than Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

Cancellation Policy

To receive a refund for your registration fee and/or social events, a written request must be received on or before April 17, 2019. An administrative fee of $25.00 will be deducted from your refund. No refunds will be granted for cancellations after Wednesday, April 17, 2019; however, registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute or will receive course materials in lieu of a refund, minus the CLE certification.

Submit all refund and substitution requests to Asia Harris at

The ABA reserves the right to cancel any programs and assumes no responsibility for personal expenses.


Written requests for substitutions will be permitted prior to the conference for requests received by Wednesday, April 17, 2019. After this date, substitutions will need to be made onsite. There is no additional cost for substitutions. Only the substitute will be eligible for CLE credit. The substitute and original registrant must work out payment between themselves. Substitution request may be sent to Asia Harris at