“We would like to welcome all of the newer members to the New Hampshire Bar. The New Lawyers Committee serves as a resource to all newer members of the NH Bar, whether you are a recent law school graduate or a seasoned attorney practicing in a new jurisdiction…We are always excited to hear ideas from other newer lawyers. Please reach out to us if you are interested in getting involved.”

–2018-2019 New Lawyers Committee Co-Chairs

Committee Events

Virtual New Lawyers Meet and Greet

July 23rd, the New Lawyers Committee held a virtual meet and greet for the NHBA’s newest  lawyers who have been virtually sworn in over the last few months. Executive Director, George Moore welcomed the group to the Bar. The committee then facilitated a virtual getting to know you and getting to know the Bar event. Attendees described the event as “inviting”, “beneficial”, “fun” and “informative”! Don’t miss your next opportunity to hang-out with this “social” group!


Virtual Walk Against Hunger: Sunday May 17, 2020 – The New Lawyer’s Committee team and celebrate the 30th Annual Walk Against Hunger virtually!

Bench & Bar Meet & Greet:  December, after Practical Skills – Concord NH.

This event is open to all new lawyers who’ve been sworn into the NH Bar within the last three years. Please RVSP to reserve your spot!

Strange Brew Tavern logoMidyear Meeting Social –  Immediately following Midyear Meeting . Strange Brew Tavern 88 Market Street Manchester, NH 03101.

This event was sponsored in part by the NH Bar Foundation.

Dinners with a Judge 

Held throughout the year. Watch the New Lawyers electronic discussion group for details. Contact Lisa Boisvert for more information.

Recap: Take Control of Your Career!

From occupation to calling, crafting a career that you love!

The NHBA New Lawyers’ Committee recently hosted a discussion on career paths in the legal profession with a number of distinguished panelists sharing their experiences with attendees: Henry Klementowicz, ACLU (not pictured); (left to right) Jaclyn Fisher, Preti Flaherty; Joseph Young, Shumaker Sieffert; Shauna L. Segelke, The Nagler Group; Jenna Bergeron, Miller Law Group; Caitlin McCurdy, McLane Middleton; and Hon. Andrea K. Johnstone, U.S. District Court. i: Young speaks with an attendee and Laura Keeler, NHBA member services and LPM coordinator.

New lawyers Committee "Take Control of Your Career" event. One lawyer mentoring another across a table.

New lawyers Committee “Take Control of Your Career” event.

New lawyers Committee "Take Control of Your Career" event, panel discussion.

New lawyers Committee “Take Control of Your Career” event, panel discussion.

Committee Leadership

Co-Chair: Attorney Katherine Hedges

Co-Chair: Attorney Stephanie Tymula

Staff Liaisons: Lisa Boisvert

Committee Resources

Bar News Columns

New Lawyer Committee Events 2019