Monday, May 6
Professional Photos for Social
Media - SOLD OUT
If you need a professional photo suitable for use on a web site
or social media, this is an easy, low-cost means to obtain a
professional photograph with CBA Photographer Bill Richert.
A Conversation with Justice
Burke (12:00 - 1:00 p.m.) 1 IL MCLE Credit
- Registration Required
The Young Lawyers Section will host a conversation with Illinois
Supreme Court Justice Anne M. Burke. The Justice will discuss practice
at the Court through a lively Q & A format. Complimentary lunch
provided by the Young Lawyers Section.
Tuesday, May 7
How To... Enliven Your Job
Search (12:15-1:15 p.m.) - Registration
Kathy Morris, Under Advisement, Ltd., with tips to enliven your job
search followed by one-on-one speed resume reviews.
How To... Optimize Your LinkedIn
Profile (1:45-2:45 p.m.) - Registration
Tips to improve your profile plus one-on-one reviews from Catherine
Sanders Reach on how to make your profile stand out.
Wednesday, May 8
Law Practice Management &
Technology Expo Hall (10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Catch up on the latest in law practice management and technology
services that can benefit your law practice. Door prizes
include an Apple iPad Mini, Kindle Fire, $200 Visa Gift
Card, and more. Complimentary lunch and snacks
will be available in the Expo Hall.
Many national and local law practice management, business services, and
technology providers are scheduled to be present. Click
here to see the Expo Guide.
Career Advice Desk at Expo
Hall (10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Get a resume review and answers to other job search issues from Kathy
Morris of Under Advisement Ltd. No reservation
Moneyball for Lawyers: Using Data to
Make Your Firm Competitive (11:00 a.m. - 12:00
p.m.) 1 PR Credit, subject to approval - Registration
Christopher T. Anderson, product manager for LexisNexis Firm
Manager, will explore how to use your firm's data to make sound business
This Just In: Keeping Up with
Developments in Your Practice Area (1:00-2:00 p.m.)
1 PR credit, subject to approval - Registration Required
Ryan Allen of The Practical Law Company and the CBA's Catherine
Sanders Reach will teach you resources and strategies to get (RSS Feeds,
web sites) and utilize "just in time" information (cases, codes, regs,
and news) and how to harness the information for the better of your law
Product Demonstrations in Charter
Sit down and get a focused look at some
new and favorite technologies. Learn more about: Corel WordPerfect
Office (9:00 am), Smokeball Office (9:30 am), and Avvo Ignite Suite
(3:00 pm). No reservation necessary.
ABC Mixer - Networking
Reception (5:30-8:30 p.m.) - Reservation
Required through Risk Management Association
The Chicago Chapter of the RMA in cooperation with the CBA,
Illinois CPA Society and the TMA Chicago/Midwest Chapter is pleased to
host a Networking Mixer on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at RAM Restaurant
& Brewery in Rosemont. See
cost and registration details (PDF).
Thursday, May 9
What You Might Not Know About
Malpractice Insurance (12:00-1:30 p.m.) 1.5 PR
credit, subject to approval - Registration Required (Webcast
Understand what underwriters look for when reviewing an application as
well as how to avoid malpractice threats to lawyers and law firms. What
to do if a malpractice claim is filed will also be covered.
Complimentary lunch sponsored by CBA Administrators.
Member Open House at
Mercedes-Benz of Chicago (5:30-7:30 p.m.) -
Grab your suit, tie and keys to the 2014 Newly Redesigned E-class!
Join us on May 9, 2013, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Mercedes-Benz of
Chicago, 1520 W North Avenue, Chicago, for cocktails, lite bites and
music, in honor of the newly redesigned E-Class! Space on shuttle is
limited-first come, first served and there is no return shuttle to the
Loop. The Mercedes showroom can be accessed via cab or public
transportation. Limited parking is available. Please RSVP
to Ashley Boho. See
details in PDF.
Friday, May 10
A Web of Ethics: Applying
Illinois Rules of Professional Responsibility
Online (12:15-1:30 p.m.) 1 PR Credit, subject
to approval - Registration Required (Webcast Available)
Join the CBA Law Practice Management & Technology Committee for
a super-sized monthly meeting and learn how you can avoid some of the
most common ethics mistakes online.
Meet our benefit providers and enjoy a treat in the CBA lobby from
12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
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