Posted on December 5, 2017

The CBA’s lawyer-to-lawyer mentoring program matches experienced attorneys (5 or more years) with attorneys within their first 5 years of practice (must begin the program no later than four (4) years after being admitted to the Illinois bar) for a year-long mentoring program.

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Posted on October 23, 2017

Experience Rome has you never have before while earning continuing legal education credit and making countless connections with fellow attendees! The Chicago Bar Association is headed to Rome, Italy from April 16-19, 2018. An agenda and travel information is now available at

Posted on November 8, 2017

Get ready to do a little dance, play a little cards and get down tonight with the Young Lawyers Section at “Disco Nights,” our 11th annual casino night fundraiser benefiting The Chicago Bar Foundation!  In celebration of the CBF’s 70th Anniversary we’ll be getting down 1970’s-style in our best disco duds at an evening featuring table games, a Texas Hold’em Tournament, and food and drink at The University Club on February 23, 2018.

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Posted on December 13, 2017

Grab a friend and join the CBA/YLS at Concrete Cowboy, 646 N. Franklin, Chicago, on January 11 at 6:00 p.m. Free drinks and appetizers while they last, followed by cash bar. No RSVP necessary. Nonmembers welcome. Special thanks to CBA Insurance Agency and Shifrin Law Group.

Posted on November 28, 2017

Attorney volunteers are needed to work with Chicago Public High School students as they prepare for a city-wide Mock Trial Competition to be held at the Daley Center. Coaches are needed starting in January 2018 and evaluators are needed for 5 evenings in March. To learn more or volunteer, contact Marta Almodovar at or see the volunteer coach form or volunteer evaluator form below.

Posted on November 10, 2017

Donate Grocery, Clothing, Restaurant, and Transportation Gift Cards this Season  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 28, 2017

Drop Animal Shelter Supplies at CBA through December 22  [ Read More... ]