July 1, 2013
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Hilton Head Island, S.C. – Crystal Leigh Conway of Schiff Hardin LLP in Atlanta was installed as co-editor of The YLD Review, the newsletter of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the State Bar of Georgia, on June 21 during the organization’s Annual Meeting.
Conway is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University Law School and was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 2009. She is a member of the Bar’s Child Protection and Advocacy Section. She was co-chair of the Juvenile Law Committee of the YLD for two years and is a graduate of the YLD Leadership Academy.
Experienced in general litigation matters, Conway focuses her practice in appellate work and corporate compliance. During her prior service as a staff attorney of the Fulton County Juvenile Court, she created a Teen Court and Juvenile Drug Court.
The YLD has been strengthened over the years through guidance by the State Bar of Georgia, its Executive Committee and Board of Directors, the Supreme Court, and through dedicated service rendered by its members. In keeping with its motto of “working for the profession and the public,” the YLD has more than 25 hard-working committees that produce an array of projects and programs. Through the years, the YLD has also gained national recognition by winning sev