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Young Lawyers Section

The Young Lawyers Section works to promote the interest of young and newly admitted lawyers. The section meets at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) on the third Tuesday of the month at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street in Boise. Participation via telephone conference is also available.

Upcoming Meetings & Material

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To receive credit for the Section Meeting’s CLE, click here.

Upcoming Events & Section Sponsored CLEs

Join the ISB Idaho Legal History and Young Lawyers Sections for a special lunch time field trip to the Idaho State Archives to view the special exhibit, Gems from Idaho’s Legal History.

Friday, November 5, 2021

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Idaho State Archives

2205 Old Penitentiary Road – Boise

Included will be a ½ hour CLE presentation, Researching the Idaho State Archives and Library presented by Danielle Worthy, Idaho State Archives and Ernest A. Hoidal, Ernest A Hoidal, Attorney at Law. 

Lunch will be provided but space is limited to the first 30 attendees to register.  To register, please click HERE.

Gems from Idaho’s Legal History explores Idaho’s modern legal history dates to 1863, when President Lincoln created Idaho Territory and appointed three Territorial Supreme Court Justices through statehood in 1890 and beyond.  This exhibit, featuring collections of the Idaho State Archives, highlights the people and places connected with Idaho’s legal history.

If you cannot make the meeting, the Gems from Idaho’s Legal History exhibit will be open through the fall season during regular business hours, Tuesday to Saturday, 11 am-4 pm.

This meeting will take the place of the Young Lawyers Meeting that was scheduled for noon on November 16th.

Past Meetings
Section Sponsored Issues of The Advocate
  • August 2018
  • September 2014
  • September 2012
  • March/April 2010
  • March/April 2009
  • October 2007
  • July 2005
  • March 2002
Section Sponsored CLE Courses On-Demand

The following courses were sponsored by the Young Lawyers Section. They are available to watch on-demand (self-study) with 24/7 availability so you can easily view programs whenever and wherever it is convenient. Click on the course title to see the description of the course and the cost.

Bar Quest

Bar Quest is an excellent opportunity for YLS members to provide service, guidance, and information to future Idaho lawyers about jobs in the legal profession. It is also an excellent opportunity for current law students to learn more about potential employment opportunities and the day-to-day tasks of an attorney. Please visit the link to find out more about this program.

Section Membership

If you are interested in joining the Young Lawyers Section, complete the Section Registration Form and return it with payment to Dayna Ferrero at the Idaho State Bar, PO Box 895, Boise, Idaho 83701. To make payment online, please detail that you are paying for dues for the Agricultural Law Section, please use the Online Payment Form and list the YLS section dues in the payment description.

2021 Standard Membership Dues – $35
Law Students – $10
NOTE: To be eligible for Standard Membership in the Young Lawyers Section, you must be under the age of 37 or admitted to ISB for less than 5 years.

To view the section’s by-laws, select: Young Lawyers Section By-Laws.

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Section Officers

CLE Chairperson
Vice Chairperson
Networking Chairperson


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