Calendar of Events

New Lawyer Tool Kit: Basic Skills Course
Date: 11/18/2011
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Experience Level: Beginner
MCLE Credit: As of 11/17/2013, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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The New Lawyer Tool Kit is designed to satisfy the 6 hour Basic Skills course required for new lawyers by IL Supreme Court Rule 793.

MCLE Requirements
Karen Johnson, Director, Illinois MCLE Board

Ethics & Social Media for New Lawyers
Erin Wright Lothson, DLA Piper

Practice Management Essentials for New Lawyers: Trust Accounts, Required Record Keeping & More
Patrick Markey, Law Office of Patrick Markey

The Impaired Lawyer: Lawyers & Addiction
Janet Piper Voss, Executive Director, Lawyers Assistance Program

Civility Roundtable
Hon. Kathy M. Flanagan, Circuit Court of Cook County
Daniel Kotin, Corboy & Demetrio
Jeffrey J. Kroll, Law Offices of Jeffrey J. Kroll
Manuel Sanchez, Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP

Pro Bono: Supreme Court Rule & Opportunities
Kelly Tautges, Chicago Bar Foundation

Managing Difficult Conversations
Erin J. Jennings, Mediator & Attorney

Ethics for New Lawyers
Mary Andreoni, ARDC

Registration / Cancellation Policy

In Person: Registrations for attending programs in-person must be received 3 hours prior to the start of the program or a $10 on-site registration fee will apply. All cancellations for in-person attendance must be received in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar to receive a refund (fax 312-554-2054 or email CLEAdvantage members who do not cancel in-person registration in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar will be subject to a $15 cancellation fee.

Webcast: Registrations for attending a program via live webcast must be completed online prior to the publicized start time of the webcast. Persons registering for webcasts can view webcasts as live or archived events. Cancellations for webcast registrations from non-CLE Advantage members must be received in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar to receive a refund (fax 312-554-2054 or email

Questions about registration, please call CBA Ticketing at 312-554-2056.
Information on Seminar Materials

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