Japanese Whisky Tasting & Reception
Thurs, Nov 12, 6:30-8:30 pm

Pass the Bar

Thurs, Dec 3, 6-8 pm

Salsa Dance Class
Thurs, Jan 7, 6:30-8:30 pm

YLC Event Photos

Rules of Engagement
By Mary Crane

Throughout the past several months, I¡¦ve spoken to hundreds, if not thousands, of people about how they can best ¡§recession proof¡¨ their careers. It turns out that of all the activities in which a young professional may engage, building a professional network is among the most important. Members of a network can mentor young professionals through the challenges of an economic downturn. When job losses are experienced, network members may help direct young professionals to new work opportunities.

Despite the importance of building a network, lots of young professionals shy away from attending networking events. The prospect of entering a room filled with strangers causes some to shake in their shoes, while others quake at the idea ... More



Don¡¦t Miss the Next First Thursdays Event¡K
The next event in the Young Lawyers Connect First Thursdays Series is the November 12th Japanese Whisky Tasting & Reception. Meet other young professionals while enjoying this taste of Japan . Limited Space Available. Register


You've Survived Your First Year of Law School: Now What?
Tue, Nov 3, 6:30-8 pm

Career Search Support Group (members-only)

Is a Contract, Freelance, Staff, or Discovery Attorney Position Right for You?
Wed, Nov 11, 6:30 pm

Growing Your Practice- Rethinking the Billable Hour¡K
Thurs, Nov 12, 12:30-2 pm

Deferred Associate Law Extern Support Project

Resume and Cover Letter Writing¡K
Mon, Nov 16, 8:30 am

Succeeding In-House: Leadership Models for In-House Attorneys
Mon, Nov 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Small Law Firm 6th Annual Practice Management Symposium

Are you a small law firm practitioner? Maybe you¡¦re considering taking the leap. Join us on November 5th for the Symposium: Jumping In and Staying Afloat in Your Solo or Small Firm Practice. At this full-day event, you can attend workshops on budgeting, marketing, and technology along with the Symposium Trade Show, which features companies that provide products and services specific to the small law firm practitioner and network at the breakfast, lunch, and reception. Register

Exhibitors include:

Accurate Building Inspectors
The David J. Yvars Group
HSBC Premier Corporate &
Professional Legal Team
Hudson Valley Bank
Law Firm Incubator Suites
Law Firm Merchant Account
Office Business Center OfficeLinks
PC Law/I. Michael Cash &
PSN Solutions, Inc.
Thomson Findlaw
Translation & Interpretation Agency
USI Affinity
US Small Business Administration