July 2014 eNewsletter

Other organizations might slow down in the summer, but it has been a busy few months here at LAF. Our Young Professionals Board, which began in 2009, celebrated its fifth anniversary.  Five years ago the YPB had its first outing – a trip out on Lake Michigan on a cruise ship.  Ticket sales just barely…

YPB Celebrates 5 Years!

On Tuesday, July 15th, current and former members of the LAF Young Professionals Board got together at Revolution Brewing Company for the YPB’s 5th Anniversary Celebration, an evening dedicated to celebrating all of the hard work and advocacy the Board has done on behalf of LAF since first forming in 2009. A big thank you…

Summer Intern Networking Reception

Every Summer, the LAF Young Professionals Board hosts a special reception for the law students and interns working with LAF, to thank them for their service to the agency and provide them with opportunities to remain engaged with us beyond the term of their time with us.  Check out the photos from this summer’s event…

LAF Picnic 2014

Last week, all the staff from LAF got together out of the office, to celebrate another year’s worth service to the community and groundbreaking work in the legal field.  We had a great time, and enjoyed a catered afternoon of burgers and cake, families, water balloons, and a piñata full of candy. We want to share some photos from…

YPB Spotlight on Veritext and Elizabeth Lewis

Over the past five years, the LAF Young Professionals Board (YPB) has brought together a growing number of people from a diverse array of professions who are dedicated to supporting LAF’s mission.  This support has come from both financial contributions and pro bono services to assist LAF attorneys in cases where special expertise is needed….