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LAKC hosts a variety of CLE programs, public service and social events annually.

Young Lawyers Section
Our active Young Lawyers Section hosts a number of successful public service projects and networking opportunities for young lawyers, including the annual Court Crawl, Santa's Snow Ball, Mock Trial Competition and a number of happy hour events.
Click here for more information on YLS programs and events.

Continuing Legal Education
LAKC hosts a series of CLE luncheon programs annually. Additional programs include the Annual IP CLE Seminar and Opening Day CLE program

LAKC Run for Justice 5K

An annual run at Theis Park, celebrating its 15th year in 2019, benefiting Legal Aid of Western Missouri.

Social Networking Events
Our Annual Meeting, Judicial Reception and happy hours offer opportunities for members to connect.
 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events 

    • 14 Jun 2022
    • 1:15 PM - 5:00 PM
    • United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
    • 83
    Register

    Court Crawl is an annual event during which summer associates, new lawyers, and law students tour the local courthouses and meet judges and staff from the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, the Missouri Court of Appeals-Western District, and the Jackson County Circuit Court.  The cost per attendee is $40.00 for summer associates or law clerks, $15 for students and $50.00 for attorneys seeking CLE credit.  CLE applications will be submitted for both Missouri and Kansas.

    Following the program, all attendees are invited to the annual LAKC Judicial Reception from 5-7pm  at the Kill Devil Club.

    Check-in begins at 1:15pm at the US District Court for the Western District of Missouri.  


    AGENDA:

    Court Crawl hosted by the Lawyers Association of Kansas City-Young Lawyers Section

    1:15pm   Meet outside the US District Court for the Western District of MO

    1:30-2:20pm   USDC Tour/Presentation 

    2:25-2:40pm  Walk to Jackson County Courthouse

    2:45-3:35pm  Jackson County Presentation 

    3:40-3:50pm  Walk to Court of Appeals

    4:00-4:50pm  Court of Appeals Presentation 

    4:50-5:00pm  Walk to Kill Devil Club for Judicial Reception

    5:00-7:00pm  Judicial Reception


    Additional information/instructions:

    Court appropriate attire is required. Food and drink are not allowed in courts.

    Please allow plenty of time to find parking and go through security in order to arrive on time. 


    • 14 Jun 2022
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Kill Devil Club, 31 E 14th ST, KCMO 64105


    • 08 Jul 2022
    • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    • Lidia's Kansas City, 101 W 22nd ST, KCMO
    Register


    Join Us for the
    LAKC-YLS Annual Luncheon

    Guest Speaker: Mira Mdivani,
    Mdivani Corporate Immigration Law Firm


    Friday, July 8, 2022

    Noon - 1:30pm

    Lidia's Kansas City, 101 W. 22nd ST, KCMO



    Tickets:
    $45/members, $50/non-members
    $350/table of 8


    Reservations due by Friday, July 1st. 



    Ms. Mdivani serves as immigration law counsel to U.S. and multi-national corporations, providing advice, representation, immigration compliance audits and training. Ms. Mdivani represents employers in IT, engineering, food processing, construction, manufacturing, healthcare, insurance and banking industries, working closely with executives, in-house counsel and HR professionals to ensure corporate immigration compliance and availability of visas for international personnel. Ms. Mdivani has served as President of the Missouri Bar Association’s Immigration Law Committee and Chair of the Kansas Bar Association’s Immigration Law Section. She has written books and articles on corporate immigration law, and has spoken on business immigration issues before attorneys and business leaders across the United States. Ms. Mdivani’s professional work and leadership have been recognized by numerous awards, including the Missouri Bar Association’s President Award, Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City President Award, Business Practitioner of the Year by Missouri Lawyers Media, Best of the Bar by the Kansas City Business Journal, Robert Gernon Award for Excellence in Continuous Legal Education, and pro bono recognition from the University of Missouri – Kansas City Law Foundation, the Kansas Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

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