This year’s Young Lawyers Section (YLS) Summit is more than just an opportunity to network; it’s a chance for young lawyers to learn from the best in the field. This year’s summit, on November 15, 2023, at 6:00 pm, promises to be an exciting event, with two distinguished speakers, Ivan Bates and Aarash Darroodi, who will enhance the event with their insights. The YLS Summit is part of MSBA’s Legal Excellence Week, which will be held at Live! Maryland Casino November 13-15.

Ivan Bates

Ivan Bates: A Champion for Change

Attendees of the YLS Summit will have the unique opportunity to engage in a “fireside chat” with Baltimore City State’s Attorney, Ivan Bates. Bates will share his experiences and the pivotal moments in his career that have made him a trailblazer in the field.

Aarash Darroodi

Aarash Darroodi: Navigating a Varied Career Path in Law

Aarash Darroodi, Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Fender Musical Instruments Corp., will discuss his varied career path, sharing the challenges he faced and the decision-making processes that guided him.

Be sure to mark your calendars for this exceptional evening of knowledge, networking, and inspiration. Register today!