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Young Lawyers Division

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Young Lawyers Mark Your Calendar

Annual Charity Silent Auction and Wine & Beer Tasting

The Colorado Bar Association Young Lawyers Division serves young lawyers and law students of Colorado; promotes professional values and involvement in the Bar Association; and provides opportunities for its members to form connections with fellow attorneys, to engage in professional development, and to serve the legal community and the community at large.

We meet the first Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m., at the CBA, 1900 Grant St., 9th floor. Meetings are open and we welcome all young lawyers to attend. Contact Lance Timbreza for more information.

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New Committee Members and Liaisons 

The CBA Young Lawyers Division is seeking young lawyers from around the state to serve on our activity, event and programming committees.  We are also seeking lawyers interested in serving as liaisons between the Young Lawyers Division and various CBA Committees and Sections.  CBA YLD looks forward to working with you and is grateful for your service.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact CBA YLD Chair Lance Timbreza at

CBA YLD 2013-2014 Board

Passing of the Gavel:(Above)
2013-14 chair Emma Garrison passed the gavel to 2014-15 chair Lance Timbreza

YLD Council Retreat, June 2014(left)
Back row:  Sara Sharp, Nicole Black, Jason Bailey, Patrick Hickey, Jake Eisenstein, Cassie Ta, Arax Corn

Front row:  Emma Garrison, Kaitlin Fox, Beth Padilla, Lance Timbreza, Joi Kush.

(not pictured:  Jessica Bernfeld, Josh Berry, Kristi Disney, Casey Kannenberg)


Upcoming Events:

Check out upcoming YLD meetings and events on Facebook

Council meetings are held monthly on 1st Wednesday at 6 p.m.

April 1, 2015
CBAYLD Council Meeting
6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
CBA Offices
1900 Grant Street #900
Denver,CO 80203

Future Council Meeting dates:
May 6, 2015
June 3, 2015

Four Corners Young Lawyers Regional Summit of ABA YLD Affiliates - April 9 - 12, 2015.  Limelight Hotel, Aspen, CO $50 - To register go to:

Colfax Marathon Relay Teams - CBA-YLD will again sponsor Colfax Marathon Relay teams to benefit the Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People.  We will have two teams this year.  One team is full, but we still need a few more runners for our second team.  Runners agree to tackle a 3.7 to 6.4 mile section of the marathon course on May 17, 2015 as well as raise a minimum of $50 for the Legal Center. If you are interested in running, please contact Kristi Disney at kristidisney@hotmail.comRunning with our team will be a great way to kick off your fitness goals for this new year!  Read more about the relay at and the Legal Center at