YLD Night at the Phillies July 20;
Ticket Purchase Deadline is July 6

It's YLD night at the Phillies! Come cheer on our favorite team as they take on the San Francisco Giantson Friday, July 20 at 7:05 p.m. Registration includes a ticket behind home plate in sections 419, 420 or 421 and a pre-game party at the all new XFinity Live! from 5 to 7 p.m. which includes a ballpark tailgate with beer and wine. This event is sponsored by Kaplan, Leaman & Wolfe Court Reporting & Litigation Support.

Only a limited number of tickets are available and must be purchased by a member of the Association (maximum 3 guests per member). All tickets must be purchased by July 6 and all sales are final. Click here to register.

ABC's Ann Compton, Columnist
Dick Polman to Speak at 2012
Bench-Bar & Annual Conference

This year's Bench-Bar & Annual Conference will offer an insider's view of the 2012 presidential election, as we welcome ABC News White House Correspondent Ann Compton as our Opening Plenary speaker. Additionally, at our Saturday breakfast, we'll hear from The Philadelphia Inquirer's national political columnist Dick Polman, offering his own special brand of election insights.....READ MORE

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YLD Photo Contest Entries Due Aug. 24; Theme is Standing Out from the Crowd

The Young Lawyers Division welcomes submissions from all members of the Bar Association for "Standing Out from the Crowd," a photography contest in which the winner and runner-up will receive great gift certificates as well as have their images featured in The Philadelphia Lawyer, the Association's quarterly magazine.

Entrants are asked to submit an image that captures the people, buildings, sites or anything else that make Philadelphia unique. Creative interpretations of this year's theme are encouraged!

One submission per entrant can be emailed to Kaitlin Picco at YLDphotos@hotmail.com in JPG format. A professional panel of judges will select the winner. The deadline for entries is Friday, Aug. 24.

Former Solicitor General Clement to Speak July 16

Paul Clement, former solicitor general of the United States, will be the guest speaker at the Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy Studies 9th Annual Supreme Court Roundup on Monday, July 16.

The event begins with registration and a reception at 5:30 p.m. at The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad St. The program begins at 6 p.m. Check in and reception will be in the Grant Room (Central and West). Hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar will be provided.

Admission is $25 for non-members, $15 for Federalist Society members, law students and clerks. Payment accepted at the door by cash or check. Preregistration is required for security purposes. Preregister via e-mail to CLEadmin@philafedsoc.org, or call Meredith Cooper at (215) 569-5500.

Quizzo Night Benefits Juvenile Law Center July 18

The Second Annual Quizzo Night for Juvenile Law Center hosted by Fergie's Pub, 1214 Sansom St., will be Wednesday, July 18 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Put together a team for your firm or organization and show your trivia genius while supporting the great work of Juvenile Law Center! Interns and summer associates welcome!

The winning team will receive $100 off its tab! The second-place team will receive $50 off its tab.

Teams of eight or less should register as individuals for $20 per person. Teams of eight to 10 can register as a team for $150. Teams should consist of no more than 10 players total. All proceeds from this event benefit Juvenile Law Center. Questions? Email event@jlc.org.

Click here to register your team now!

ABC's Ann Compton, Inquirer's Dick Polman to Speak at Bench-Bar

This year's Bench-Bar & Annual Conference will offer an insider's view of the 2012 presidential election, as we welcome ABC News White House Correspondent Ann Compton as our Opening Plenary speaker. Additionally, at our Saturday breakfast, we'll hear from The Philadelphia Inquirer's national political columnist Dick Polman, offering his own special brand of election insights.

The 2012 Bench-Bar & Annual Conference, featuring 21 CLE seminars, will be held at the new beachfront Revel resort in Atlantic City, N.J., on Oct. 5 and 6.

The Bench-Bar & Annual Conference provides attendees with the opportunity to earn CLE credit while networking with colleagues and members of the bench. Hundreds of attorneys and judges are expected to attend. A total of 6 CLE credits are available. Enjoy special early-bird savings on the full conference when you register by Sept. 14.

Maria A. Feeley, a partner at Pepper Hamilton LLP, is chair of the Bench-Bar & Annual Conference. Molly Peckman, director of professional development at Dechert LLP, is programming chair of the Bench-Bar & Annual Conference. Jeffrey S. Gross, a principal with Batt & Gross, is serving as sponsorship chair and Jennifer Segal Coatsworth, an associate with Margolis Edelstein, is sponsorship vice chair. Regina Foley of Raynes McCarty is chair of the scholarship subcommittee.

Sponsors for the 2012 Bench-Bar & Annual Conference include USI Affinity, First Judicial District, Love Court Reporting, Robson Forensic, JAMS, US Claims Inc., LexisNexis, Round Table Thomson Reuters Expert Witness Services, Special Counsel, Applied Discovery, LawCash, O'Neill Consulting Corporation, Lien Negotiation Counsel, Iron Mountain, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, FTI Consulting and The Legal Intelligencer. Special acknowledgement - Family Law Section, Real Property Section and Workers' Compensation Section. For sponsorship information, please contact Tracey McCloskey at 215-238-6360 or via email at tmccloskey@philabar.org. Learn more at benchbar.philadelphiabar.org.

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