Membership Appreciation Month: May 2024

Welcome to Membership Appreciation Month!  All events listed below are free for CBA members.

Voter Rights and Election Protections
May 3 | 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Live Webcast
1 IL MCLE Credit
Free IL MCLE Credit! A discussion of the challenges and opportunities expected in the upcoming election and opportunities to volunteer to help with the election protections hotline and in-person at poll locations.
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The Future of the Rule of Law
May 10 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Live Webcast or In-person at K&L Gates
2.50 IL MCLE Credit 
Free IL MCLE Credit! A look at the Rule of Law including international challenges and judicial independence.
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Well-being Coaching Sessions
May 13 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Zoom Meeting
Improve Your Wellness! Well-being Coach Jonathan Beitner will be available for 20-minute appointments to discuss stress management, work/life balance, building resilience, time management and more.
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LinkedIn Profile Reviews
May 14-15, May 20 and May 22 | Various Times | Zoom Meeting
Make LinkedIn Work for You! Get advice on improving your LinkedIn Profile with the CBA's Law Practice Management Advisor Anne Haag.
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Kathy Morris Resume and Cover Letter Review Sessions
May 16 and May 23 | 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Zoom Meeting
Land the job! CBA Career Advisor Kathy Morris will be available via Zoom to help you take your resume and cover letter to the next level.
Click here for May 16 Appointments
Click here for May 23 Appointments 

Mental Health Action Day: Legal Strategies for Addressing Mental Health
May 16 | 2:00-5:00 p.m. | Live Webcast or In-person at CBA
2.75 IL Mental Health/ Substance Abuse PR-MCLE Credit
Free IL PR-MCLE Credit! Topics will include nuances of FMLA and ADA legal issues, intersection of mental health and disability and employee benefit programs, and wellness for lawyers. A complimentary networking reception featuring a tasting from Ritual, non-alcoholic versions of your favorite cocktails, follows the seminar.
Register for the seminar here

The Promise and Peril of Generative AI for Expert Witness Work
May 23 | 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Live Webcast or In-person at the CBA
1 IL MCLE Credit 
Free IL MCLE Credit! Explore applications of GenAI in expert witness work based on the current state of the art and anticipated near-term development in the technology. Our speakers will then provide a set of recommendations on best practices for the use of GenAI for expert witness work.
Register for the seminar here
Are you a CBA member and looking for more FREE CLE? Click here for our full list.

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