State Bar Young Lawyers Section to host 10th annual summit

The State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section will host its 10th Annual Summit April 28-29 at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville.
 
The Summit will feature two special educational programming tracks. The Professional and Business Development Track will include the following educational seminars: “Beyond LinkedIn: How to Build a Powerful Professional Network on Social Media,”
“Rainmaking: Much More than Simply Making Money,” “Cut the Fat: Use Lean to Improve Efficiency, Reduce Cost & Return Respect for People to Your Legal Practice,” “The Professional Professional: Cultivating an Image for an Entire Career and Beyond,” and “Becoming an Articulate Advocate: Strategies for Powerful Public Speaking in and out of Court.”

The Litigation Boot Camp Track will include the following educational seminars: “Write like the Best: A Hands-on Editorial Session,” “Evidence Jeopardy:  Enhancing Your on-the-Spot Evidence Knowledge in a Fun-Not-Painful-Way!,” “The Anatomy of the Ultimate Trial Notebook: from Case Screening to Verdict,” “Perfecting the Art of Voir Dire: Selecting the Best Jurors for Your Case,” and “Trial No Error: Tips on Trial Strategy.”

The Summit will also feature many networking opportunities, including a welcome reception at 7 p.m. on April 28, and morning exercise classes, breakfast, a keynote luncheon and dinner on April 29. 

Young Lawyer Section members who register for the Summit before April 14 will pay $45, and the cost rises to $60 after April 14. For more information about the Summit, visit http://connect.michbar.org/yls/home or contact Shenique Moss atsheniquemoss@gmail.com.

A block of rooms will be held at Crystal Mountain Resort until March 29. Reserve your hotel room at Crystal Mountain webiste or call 1855-520-2974 and use the group code 4617RV.