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The YLS is currently seeking inspirational messages, poems, drawings, etc. to be transmitted to nursing homes and assisted living facilities this holiday season. Please send copies of Thanksgiving and holiday (Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, etc.) to bafcyls@gmail.com for distribution. Please send Thanksgiving messages/artwork no later than Friday November 20, 2020. Please send the December holiday messages/ artwork no later than Friday December 11, 2020.

​The YLS is encouraging it members to donate full size toiletries, hair care items & accessories, dental item, and other hygiene items (deodorant, lotion, feminine hygiene products, etc.) to support SHIP’s (Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership) of Frederick’s Homeless for the Holidays event.  Collection bins will be located in Frederick City and various other establishment in Frederick County beginning December 2, 2020 through January 2, 2020.  The BAFC YLS is requesting that members send photos of their donations to  bafcyls@gmail.com.  For more information, including drop off locations please visit the website or send your questions to bafcyls@gmail.com.


YLS 2020 Officers:


CHAIR: Detric Kemp - Conklyn & Kemp 

CHAIR-ELECT: April Inskeep - Michelle M. Martz, P.A. 

SECRETARY:Clark Adams - Powell, LLC

TREASURER: Brooke Gomulka - Assistant State's Attorney for Frederick County

SOCIAL CHAIR: Tyler Cejka - Assistant State's Attorney for Frederick County

PHILANTHROPY CHAIR: James Dvorak, Judicial Law Clerk for the District Court

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR:Kelly Lynch - Miles & Stockbridge P.C. 

CIRCUIT REPRESENTATIVE LIAISON: Denise Hicks Brown - Heartly House

Young Lawyer Section

The purpose of the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) is to foster the discussion and interchange of ideas relative to the duties, responsibilities and problems facing the younger members of the legal profession; aid and promote the advancement of younger members of the legal profession; encourage interest and participation in the activities of the BAFC and MSBA of younger members of the legal profession; provide opportunities for its members to meet socially; further the purpose and objectives of the BAFC and MSBA; and undertake or participate in such further activities and duties as requested by the BAFC and MSBA. The YLS holds meetings every month, except for July.

If you would like more information about the YLS please contact us at bafcyls@gmail.com.

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2020 Young Lawyer Section Officers (L to R): Tyler Cejka, Brooke Gomulka, James Dvorak, April Inskeep, Detric Kemp, Kelly Lynch, and  Clark Adams.  Not pictured: Denise Hicks Brown