The Labor and Employment Law Society (“LELS”) is a student governed organization dedicated to providing support to students interested in the field of Labor and Employment Law. LELS provides not only academic support in the way of mentors and an exclusive outline bank, but also seeks to enhance the academic experience with social events and fundraising efforts.

Latest Events

Networking Workshop: Practical Tips for Building Your Network

  • Date: Feb 23, 2022
  • Time: 3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
  • Venue: Virtual via Zoom

Whether you’re looking for a summer job or just hoping to connect, knowing how to network is key! Join us to learn about cold-emailing practitioners for informational interviews or coffee meetings, what to ask once you meet them, and how to maintain those relationships! Zoom link is on the SBA calendar!

Primer on Labor & Employment Law

Flyer for 2-16-22 Primer Event
  • Date: Feb 16, 2022
  • Time: 3:00 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.
  • Venue: Virtual via Zoom

Join us for a quick presentation on the different areas of labor/employment law and  the various career opportunities available to you! Zoom link is on the SBA calendar! Attendees will be entered to win one of two $15 gift cards!

Looking Ahead with LELS & FirstGen

Event Flyer: Looking ahead with LELS & First Gen - 11/23/21 flyer for event at 5pm hosted on Zoom
  • Date: Nov 23, 2021
  • Time: 5:00 PM
  • Venue: Virtual on Zoom

Join us on Zoom to discuss Spring 2022 registration, course planning, outlining, and exam prep! Find Zoom meeting on SBA Calendar (requires Chicago-Kent login to access) or email This event is co-hosted by the Chicago-Kent First Generation Law Students Association Event Flyer: 11-23-2021 Looking Ahead flyer