From the Multnomah Lawyer: 2019-20 YLS Committees

YLS members serve on committees designed to address the needs of newer lawyers and offer tailored volunteer opportunities. A synopsis of each committee charge follows with contact information for the current chair. If you have any ideas or concerns to share about a particular committee, please contact the chair, YLS President Holly Hayman at, or MBA staff at

YLS Continuing Legal Education
Chair: Maxine Tuan, Wyse Kadish LLP,, 503.228.8448
Organizes CLE seminars and career development presentations specifically intended for newer attorneys.

YLS Membership
Chair: Jessica Schuh, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC,, 503.796.2057
Assists in the recruitment and involvement of YLS members by coordinating a variety of social activities designed to increase professional and personal interaction.

YLS Pro Bono
Chair: Anthony Blake, Markowitz Herbold PC,, 503.295.3085
Encourages involvement in pro bono service and provides support to organizations. Coordinates Wills for Heroes clinics.

YLS Service to the Public
Chair: Amelia Andersen, Immigrant Refugee Community Organization,, 541.968.9337 
Provides opportunities to become involved in the community, such as Community Service Days, the Imprint Program and the Objection! Poetry Slam.

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