Updated: Oct. 18, 2019

Young Lawyer Liaisons to Sections are participants of a voluntary program that creates opportunities to strengthen the connection between WSBA Sections and the new and young members of the legal community.

Learn how you can join one of WSBA's 29 sections.

To apply for open liaison positions, please view the right-hand side of this page for more information.

2019-2020 New & Young Lawyer Liaisons


Administrative Law Section
Michael Addams
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Sean Pan
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Animal Law Section
Vacant

Antitrust Consumer Protection and Unfair Business Practices Section
Paula Pera Czollak
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Business Law Section
Harman Bual
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Cannabis Law Section
Christopher Lynch
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Civil Rights Law Section
Talya Gonca West-Herr
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Construction Law Section
William Young
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Corporate Counsel Section
David Commisa
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Creditor Debtor Rights Section
Eli Enger
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Criminal Law Section
Paul Shelton
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Elder Law Section
Vacant

Environmental and Land Use Law Section
Caroline Cress
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Family Law Section
Brandon Holt
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Health Law Section
Philip Paine
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Indian Law Section
Vacant

Intellectual Property Section
Bradley Zentz
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

International Practice Section
Brittany Fayette
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Juvenile Law Section
Johnathan Preshaw
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Labor and Employment Law Section
Sarah Burke
Term ends Sept. 30, 2021

Legal Assistance to Military Personnel Section
Vacant

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Law Section
Jesse Taylor
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Litigation Section
Sydney Safley
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Low Bono Section
Ashley Garcia
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Real Property, Probate and Trust Section
Gaoyan (Carol) Li
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Senior Lawyers Section
Vacant

Solo and Small Practice Section
Jennifer Ching
Term ends Sept. 30, 2020

Taxation Section
Jason Harn
Term ends Sept 30, 2020

World Peace Through Law Section
Vacant