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Young Lawyers Section Annual Meeting - June 7
Posted on April 18, 2017

CBA members are invited to attend the YLS Annual Meeting on June 7, 2017, 11:30 a.m., at Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse, 33 W. Kinzie, Chicago. 2016-2017 Chair Kathryn Carso Liss will preside over the meeting and celebrate the Section's many accomplishments and outstanding committees, seminars and special projects.


The Section will honor the following individuals for their contributions during the 2016-2017 bar year: Maryam Fakouri, Columbia College, and Ross Hersemann, Loading Law, chairs of the Creative Arts Committee, will receive the David C. Hilliard Award for Outstanding Committee Service; Alexander Memmen, The Memmen Law Firm, will receive the Milton H. Gray Award for Outstanding Project Leadership; and Thomas Cramer, Cramer Law Chicago P.C., will receive the Rising Star Award for a Leader with Exceptional Promise.

A cocktail reception will take place at 11:30 a.m., followed by the luncheon at 12:00 p.m. Tickets are $45 per person. Register at www.chicagobar.org/ylsmeeting or call 312-554-2056.