Posted on February 17, 2017

The Chicago Bar Association offices and bookstore will close at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.

Posted on February 16, 2017

Calling all reporters: If you cover the legal system, the courts, the government, judges, law firms or the justice system, submit an entry to the 2017 Herman Kogan Media Awards. The annual competition has been honoring Chicago area journalists for 27 years in the name of fabled Chicago newsman, Herman Kogan. Winners announced at a luncheon in early May. See details and an entry form at

Posted on February 10, 2017

This free, interactive series strives to connect CBA members with Chicago's thought leaders from a wide-range of fields, including banking, government, health care, and business. Get to know Eddie Johnson, Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, on February 28, 12:00-1:00 p.m., at the CBA Building.

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Posted on February 13, 2017

In July 2017, Illinois will join 39 other states in adopting an income sharing model for calculating child support. The new laws are based upon actual child-rearing costs and will replace what many believe to be an outdated method of calculation. Host Barry L. Gordon and guest Burton A. Gross discuss the ins and outs of the new law in this episode of “You and the Law.”

Posted on January 30, 2017

The 2017 Dickerson Award Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago. The award recognizes minority lawyers and judges whose careers at the bar emulate the courage and dedication of the late Earl B. Dickerson in making the law the key to justice for all in our society. Josie M. Gough, Loyola University School of Law, Graham C. Grady, Taft Stettinius & Hollister, and Robert F. Harris, Cook County Public Guardian, will be honored.

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Posted on December 7, 2016

Dress in 80's Attire! Prize Awarded for Best Costume  [ Read More... ]

Posted on February 8, 2017

2017 CBA Election of Officers and Board of Managers  [ Read More... ]

Posted on February 6, 2017

Support for the Rule of Law, U.S. Constitution and Judicial Independence  [ Read More... ]

Posted on February 8, 2017

Get Involved in Your Young Lawyers Section - Gain Valuable Leadership Skills  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 30, 2017

Discounted parking available near CBA  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 27, 2017

PMBR regulations to help lawyers practice more effectively and improve access to justice  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 30, 2017

“Tell me, I'll forget. Show me, I'll remember. Involve me, I'll understand" - Chinese Proverb  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 17, 2017

Nominate Outstanding Women Lawyers for Annual Alliance Awards  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 10, 2017

CBA Members Save on the ABA TECHSHOW this May  [ Read More... ]

Posted on January 5, 2017

Mostly Mozart Tickets Now on Sale  [ Read More... ]