Posts tagged ‘dba yld’

From the President: Now That Was A Party!

  As you may be aware, a new DBA initiative is dedicated to growing the Young Lawyer Divisions of the DBA and CBA by 15% before…

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Law Student Chronicles: The Halfway Point

  Greetings Docket Readers! I am one final and two papers away from being halfway through law school. I can hardly believe it’s true, but an…

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10 Tips to Win at Life (in the Legal Profession)

  “When one of my clerks leaves and goes into practice, I tell them what I think it takes to succeed—which is what I’m going to…

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From the President: Grab Your Portfolio—A Bar Ambassador Program For Young Lawyers

  The sky is by no means falling. Nonetheless, it is a challenge to make the bar association constantly relevant to new lawyers. The employment market…

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Incoming DBA YLD Chair Elisabeth Mankamyer on the Value of the Bar

I don’t know how she does it. Yes, that’s the title of a recently released blockbuster, but it’s also going to be what you’re thinking as…

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RIDING THE BICYCLE: Advice to Help Young Lawyers Start Pedaling

  When I was teaching each of my kids to ride a bicycle, I had options. I could lecture them on riding a bicycle. I could…

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Hanging a Shingle: Lessons Learned From Launching a Practice As a Young Lawyer

  I graduated from law school and took the bar in 2013. For the past year, I’ve been working as a law clerk in the Denver…

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What to do now that you’ve passed THE BAR EXAM

  Editor’s note: There are several ways to become a licensed attorney in Colorado. This article is targeted to those Class C applicants who passed the…

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What advice would you give to a new lawyer in their first year of practice?

  The transition from law student to full-fledged attorney isn’t exactly a piece of cake. In fact, it can sometimes feel like you have no idea…

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Picture This: January

Coffee Talk with Chief Justice Michael Bender Chief Justice Michael Bender led an interactive discussion on ethical considerations regarding client confidential information at the DBA-CLE offices…

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