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Join us for our upcoming meetings and socials!
Watch for new events to be added below.
For more information contact:
         Lauren C. Rubenstein        
YLS President


Joseph M. Murphy
YLS President-Elect

2017-2018 YLS Event Schedule


Fresco's Happy Hour 

Swearing in Ceremony #1

Morning at the Courthouse

Red Mesa Cantina 

Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Day

CLE presented by the YLS (Technology) 

Happy Hour #4  

Beach Volleyball Tournament

Trivia Night   

Swearing in Ceremony #2      













Recurring Events:

  • Wellness Wednesdays Walking/Networking every Wednesday 6:00AM & 6:00PM. Meet at the Crescent Lake Park Tennis Courts - from 22nd Ave. N. turn on Crescent Lake Park Dr. (7th St. N.) and courts are between 13th & 14th Ave. N. at the south end of the lake. Begins October 4, 2017.

  • Java with the Judges (3rd Wednesday of the Month at the St. Pete Courthouse). Meet next to the Self Help Center at 8:00AM. Begins September 20, 2017. 



The Young Lawyers Section Presents
Morning at the Courthouse and
Meet the Judges Luncheon

Do You Want to Get to Know the Judges and Learn More about the
St. Pete Judicial Building?
Now is your chance!
Join Us for Morning at the Courthouse October 26, 2017!

Thursday, November 2, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
St. Petersburg Judicial Building

545 First Avenue North, Courtroom M, 1st Floor
St. Petersburg, FL

Be a sponsor! Contact Melissa Byers for more information!


Registration is not available at this time. This event is free for newly sworn
in attorneys that attend the St. Pete Bar Swearing In Ceremony on 9/29/17. 
Watch the calendar and eNewsletters for more information.

Need Guidance? Check out Lawyers Advising Lawyers!

Through its partnership with the Young Lawyers Division, The Florida Bar has launched a new website, Lawyers Advising Lawyers, featuring a peer-to-peer program giving members across the state access to veteran attorneys who can help answer procedural and substantive legal questions across more than 50 practice areas. Lawyers Advising Lawyers gives experienced attorneys a platform to assist lawyers with issues they have previously dealt with during their career. The program uses technology to provide immediate interaction by phone or email with other lawyers working in different parts of the state. Participating advisors will receive one CLE credit per consultation for a total of five CLE credits per year.
To apply to become a volunteer advisor or for help with a legal question, visit

Considering Going Solo?

Don’t miss out on valuable tips and advice from The Florida Bar
Young Lawyers Division on “How to Start Your Own Law Firm.”
Topics included: Corporate Structure, Office Space,
Trust Accounting, etc. Take the first steps on the road to success!