Keeping Up With YPN Miami: April 2012 Edition | Life the Game: Law of Sports; Credit & Wealth Fair; AIDS Walk Miami

Posted:  April 8th, 2012 by:  YPN MIami comments:  0

Want to know what’s up with YPN Miami this month? Here’s a sneak-peak

IN THIS ISSUE (April 9, 2012):

(1)  Trayvon Martin: The Pursuit of Equal Justice in Florida Miami Town Hall Mon, April 9th
(2)  Life the Game: Law of Sports Thurs, April 12th
(3)  Credit & Wealth Management Fair & General Membership Meeting Thurs, April 19th
(4)  24th Annual AIDS Walk Miami Sun, April 22nd
(5)  Lion King at the Adrienne Arsht Center Tues, May 15th
(6)  YPN Golf Clinic Fri, June 8th
(7)  Interested in being a YPN Spotlight? Submit your info.

The Pursuit of Equal Justice in Florida Miami Town Hall

In light of the Trayvon Martin tragedy, please join…

FIU Black Law Students Association, Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association, and Rivero Mestre co-host

The Pursuit of Equal Justice In Florida
A Miami Town Hall Meeting

Monday, April 9, 2012
6:00 PM: Cocktail Reception & Fundraiser
7:00 PM: Panel & Discussion

FIU College of Law
11200 S.W. 8th Street, RDB 2015
Miami, FL 33199


More info:

Life the Game: Law of Sports — Thursday, April 12th

Presented by: YPN Miami’s Business Development Committee

Join the in-house counsels for our Miami sports teams as they discuss how law affects the business of sports.

Thursday, April 12th

Marlins Stadium
501 Marlins Way
(Press Conference room)

Guest Speakers:
— Derek Jackson of the Miami Marlins
— Yamon Figurs NFL
— Chavez Grant Former UM athlete
— Devand Sukhdeo of Jackson Lewis LLP


Credit & Wealth Management Fair & General Membership Meeting — Thursday, April 19th

Presented by: YPN Miami’s Professional Development Committee & Florida International University’s Black Alumni Chapter

Get Your Money Right at the Credit & Wealth Management Fair

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus
3000 N.E. 151st Street
North Miami, 33181

** This is also a General Membership Meeting. Please plan to attend.



24th Annual AIDS Walk Miami — Sunday, April 22nd

YPN Miami Civic Engagement Committee invites you to participate. Thanks to the Miami Marlins, YPN members walk for free.

Members can register through YPN Miami’s Civic Engagement Chair:
Stephanie Gaywood:

Non-members, please pay the $10 registration fee at

Sunday, April 22nd
Registration @ 8AM

Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach

More info:


Lion King at the Adrienne Arsht Center — Tuesday, May 15th

YPN Miami brings you another installation in our Cultures Series at the Adrienne Arsht Center For The Performing Arts

The Adrienne Arsht Center is offering YPN Miami discounted tickets. Simply purchase tickets online at and enter promo code: YPNMIA

More info:


UPCOMING: YPN Golf Clinic — Friday, June 8th

It’s time to finally learn how to use those golf clubs you’ve had your eyes on. Join YPN Miami for a golf clinic in conjuction with the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce. Details to follow.


Want to be Featured as a YPN Spotlight? Submit your info.

We know we have some superstars at YPN Miami, and we’d like to give you the platform to shine. If you’re interested in being featured on the YPN website, please submit your request online at the link below to be featured in one of our weekly spotlight.




Brandon Okpalobi

Jermaine Lee

Ntiense Inokon
E: ntiense@ypnmiami

Carlyn Tribble
Membership Chair

Chaynea Fox-Sampson
Professional Development Chair

Youseline Poteau
Professional Development Vice-Chair

Kenisha Brown
Mentorship Program Chair

Hans C. Malebranche
Mentorship Program Co-Chair

Sean O’Neill
Business Development Chair

Asriele Stubbs
Business Development Co-Chair

Fabiola Fleuranvil
Communications Chair

Stephanie Gaywood
Civic Engagement Chair

Chris Payne
Technology Chair

Jessica Geter
MDCC Liaison

How to reach us:

P: (305) 751-8648



Post to Twitter

  • YPN Comments!

  • Twitter
    Leave a reply