Midyear Meeting 2020

January 16-18, 2020 • Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel 

7000 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Join the Louisiana State Bar Association in Baton Rouge for the 2020 Midyear Meeting! The three-day event will feature:
  • Engaging CLE programs
  • Louisiana Young Lawyers Conference
  • A reception honoring the 50-, 60- and 70-year members of the LSBA
  • Presentation of the Young Lawyers Division awards
  • Meetings of the Board of Governors, the House of Delegates and other committees
  • Meetings of the Louisiana Center for Law and Civic Education, the Louisiana Bar Foundation and other organizations

Registration for the Midyear Meeting is FREE. For a minimal fee, young lawyers can also register for the annual Young Lawyers Division Professional Development Seminar to be held on Friday, Jan. 17.

Midyear Meeting News

Resolution Deadline for House of Delegates Meeting 
The deadline is Wednesday, December 18, for submitting resolutions for the Louisiana State Bar Association’s (LSBA) House of Delegates meeting set for Saturday, January 18, 2020. This meeting is held in conjunction with the LSBA’s Midyear Meeting, January 16-18, 2020, at the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel (7000 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge). Resolutions by House members and committee and section chairs should be addressed to LSBA Secretary Patrick A. Talley, Jr. and sent to the Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130-3404, by 4:30 p.m. on December 18. Resolutions must be signed by the author and an electronic version must be provided via email

Second Annual Louisiana Young Lawyers Conference set for Jan. 17
The Louisiana State Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division will sponsor its second annual Louisiana Young Lawyers Conference on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. Join in this innovative conference for an inspired day of learning and networking where you invest in yourself and renew your own excitement about the work you do. Make positive, professional connections that will help your business thrive.

Three Free CLE Seminars Offered on Jan. 16
The LSBA is offering three free CLE seminars in conjunction with this year's Midyear Meeting, allowing participants to earn up to three CLE hours (including one hour of Professionalism). Topics will include: "LSBA: Who We Are and How We Serve Our Members" and "Women's Personal and Professional Development Workshop Series." Both seminars will take place on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 at the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel. To register for these seminars, participants must first complete the free Midyear Meeting registration. For further information, contact Lora Ghawaly at 504-619-0115 or  

Check Back for Midyear Meeting Updates!
The Midyear Meeting schedule and House agenda, as well as meeting updates, will be posted on the LSBA's website (, disseminated in the Inside the LSBA e-newsletter, and published in print publications in the coming weeks.

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