Member Name: Svetlana Gitman
Member Title: Secretary/Treasurer
Years in Practice: 6
Area of Specialty: Civil Litigation Defense
Passionate About?: Travel and food
Why the YLS?: Great networking opportunities, great resource for CLEs, fun bunch of people.
Role on the YLS Executive Council: I love working with a great group of pro-active young lawyers who care about improving our profession and the community.
Best Moment in Your Legal Career so Far?: Winning the State Farm Pro Bono Award for my work with Wills For Heroes.
Advice for Your Fellow Young Practitioners: It’s a small world, be kind and don’t burn any bridges.