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2018 Springfield Trip - Cancelled
Date: 04/25/2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Various Locations, Springfield, IL
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The Young Lawyers Section and the Chicago Bar Foundation (CBF) are set to explore Springfield, Illinois on Wednesday, April 25 to Thursday, April 26, 2018. There will be opportunities to learn more about Illinois' legislative process and how to lobby, as well as to meet with legislators, make new connections, and explore Springfield. Law students and attorneys of all experience levels are welcome.

Highlights Include:
  • Opening informal reception on Wednesday evening
  • Issues Facing Our Legislature and Lobbying 101 CLE programs (earn up to 3 IL MCLE)
  • Tours of the Capitol Building or IL Supreme Court
  • Viewing of the General Assembly and committees
  • Free time to explore Springfield (including the Lincoln Museum)
  • Access to Making Sausage and Legislation in Illinois: A New Recipe CLE Webcast (2.0 IL MCLE)

See more information below.

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.
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