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.

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Council Members


Meghan M. Carter
Office of the Attorney General
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0098
Phone: (208) 287-4810
Fax: (208) 287-6700

Chairperson Elect

Jane Catherine Gordon
Parke Gordon, LLC
1150 S. State Street, Ste. 300
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 286-3140
Fax: (208) 472-0506


Gregory Benedict LeDonne
Ada County Trial Court Administrator's Office
200 W. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 287-7684

Past Chairperson

Jeremiah Matthew Hudson
Fisher Rainey Hudson
950 W. Bannock Street, Ste. 630
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 345-7000
Fax: (208) 514-1900


CLE Chairperson

Catherine Ann Freeman
Ada County Prosecutor's Office
200 W. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 287-7700

Networking Chairperson

Jerald Von Johnson
1191 E. Iron Eagle Drive, Ste. 200
Eagle, ID 83616
Phone: (208) 938-9500


Section Membership

If you are interested in joining the Young Lawyers Section, complete the Section Registration Form .PDF and return with payment of $35 to Dayna Ferrero at the Idaho State Bar, PO Box 895, Boise, Idaho 83701. NOTE: To be eligible for membership in the Young Lawyers Section, you must either be 37 years of age or under; or admitted to ISB for 5 years or less.

To view the section's by-laws, select: Young Lawyers Section By-Laws PDF File - Get Acrobat Reader

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Meetings & Events


The Young Lawyers 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. Dates for upcoming meetings are listed below.

May 19, 2015
June 16, 2015
July 21, 2015
August 18, 2015
September 15, 2015
October 20, 2015
November 17, 2015
December 15, 2015 - Canceled
January 19, 2016
February 16, 2016
March 15, 2016
April 19, 2016

To participate in the next meeting, you may RSVP at least 24-hours in advance via email to Dayna Ferrero - please specify if you will be attending in-person or via telephone conference. A meeting agenda and/or any additional materials (if available) will be provided to all participants via email prior to the meeting and posted online for reference. NOTE: Section meeting dates/location are subject to change.


2015 Attorneys Against Hunger Fundraiser - Proceeds benefitting the Idaho Food Bank (BOISE)
Thursday, September 3, 2015
4:00 - 7:00 p.m. (MT)
Boise Brewing
521 W. Broad St. - Boise, ID

The Idaho Food Bank fills a vital role in our community by providing food assistance to the 250,830 Idaho residents that are food insecure. Join us on September 3rd to raise money for this great cause. Boise Brewing will be donating a portion of beer sales to the Idaho Food Bank. In addition, you can get a plate of GoodWood BBQ and sides for a suggested donation of $20. For more information and donation instructions, click HERE.

Meeting Minutes

October 20, 2015
September 15, 2015
August 18, 2015

July 21, 2015

June 16, 2015

May 19, 2015

April 21, 2015
March 17, 2015
February 17, 2015
February 18, 2014
January 21, 2014
June 19, 2013
March 20, 2013

Legal Resources

Links to Legal Resources

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.


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