Young Lawyers Section to host Fifth Summit

The Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the State Bar of Michigan (SBM) will host its 5th Annual Summit at the Westin Book-Cadillac Hotel in Detroit from Friday and Saturday, June 15-16.

The YLS is pleased to announce that SBM President Julie Fershtman will serve as the 2012 Summit keynote speaker.

The YLS plans to continue the Summit tradition for providing excellent networking and educational opportunities to young lawyers. In addition to speed networking, a luncheon, cocktail reception, and presentation of the Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award during the Saturday dinner event, programming will include a presentation by a panel of judges on "Divergent Paths to the Bench," a session on public speaking presented by Dale Carnegie, and many other informative programs.

The registration fee is $55 for section members and $40 for member guests.

For additional information, visit and Register online or the mail/fax form can be found at

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel at a special rate of $129 a night for Summit attendees. Reservations at the special rate can be made via the following website: Hotel reservations must be made by Monday, June 4, to receive the discount rate.

Thanks goes to sponsors including the State Bar of Michigan Real Property Law Section, Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and Brooks Kushman PC.

Published: Fri, Jun 1, 2012


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