West Georgia Affiliate Update

Villa Rica, Georgia ā€“ On May 4, 2017 the West Georgia Young Lawyersā€™ Association elected new leadership for 2017-2018. The WGYLA was formed on January 5, 2017 by attorneys from Carroll, Douglas, Haralson, Paulding, and Polk Counties who are 40 years or younger or practicing law for 10 years or less and was accepted as…

Macon Affiliate Update

The Macon YLD is in the middle of another exciting year of fellowship and service in the community. In October, we held our annual YLD fundraiser at the Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences to raise money for Loaves and Fishes, a local non-profit whose mission is to serve and improve the quality of life…

Leadership Academy Alumni Update

YLD Leadership Academy Alumni members gathered in Grant Park on April 22nd to compete in the Multi-Bar Leadership Council’s (MBLC) 5th Annual Diversity Celebration Cook-Off Competition. This year’s theme was “Several Dishes, One Meal, One Community.” The YLD Leadership Academy Alumni competed in the appetizer division and took home the trophy for second place with…

Savannah Affiliate Update

The Savannah YLD continued the 2016-2017 year on March 23rd by hosting a well-attended happy hour at The Perch, a rooftop lounge located close to scenic Forsyth Park. This event was made possible by the generous support of Miles Mediation, and Wendy Williamson Esq., was able to speak on behalf of the organization. The YLD…