Posted on November 21, 2017

The November CBA Record is now available online. Take a few minutes from your busy day to learn about the three rules of trip and fall cases, the ramifications of the Federal Mandatory Initial Discovery Project in the federal courts, and why your firm should have an incident response plan in case you get hacked.

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Posted on October 6, 2017

Don't miss the Association's 94-year old tradition, The Bar Show, a musical comedy revue parodying local and national political, sports, and showbiz figures. Tickets are now onsale for "Much to Sue About Nothing!" running November 30-December 3 at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre. Order tickets now at You can also keep tabs on the latest Bar Show news on Facebook at

Posted on November 15, 2017

More than 50 years ago the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision guaranteeing the right to counsel for any defendant charged with a serious crime. Join us December 12 to recognize more than five decades of  leadership and service at the Federal Defender Program in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The distinguished careers of Carol A. Brook, Executive Director 2009-Present, and Terence F. MacCarthy, Executive Director 1966-2009, will also be honored at the event.

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Posted on November 7, 2017

Join the CBA Young Lawyers Section and the Puerto Rican Bar Association for “Lawyers for Puerto Rico,” a social and fundraiser for hurricane relief on November 28, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at The Chicago Bar Association (321 S. Plymouth Court).

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Posted on October 19, 2017

Join the Alliance for Women and many other local bar associations for a holiday gathering on November 28, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Jones Day, 77 W. Wacker Dr., 35th Fl., Chicago. RSVP to Debbie Groboski at

Posted on November 9, 2017

Newly Admitted Attorneys Attend Basic Skills Course for Free!  [ Read More... ]

Posted on October 23, 2017

Make Countless Connections in Rome this Spring (and earn MCLE credit)  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 13, 2017

Justice Mary Jane Theis to Keynote Illinois Supreme Court Reception & Dinner  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 6, 2017

Judge Shadur to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award for Service to the Profession  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 10, 2017

Give Back this Holiday Season!  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 8, 2017

Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells... the YLS Holiday Social is Here!  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 8, 2017

Help package our book donations on December 14 at the CBA  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 8, 2017

Make a Child's Holiday Brighter this Season  [ Read More... ]

Posted on November 10, 2017

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

Posted on October 24, 2017

Holiday tunes at the Library  [ Read More... ]

Posted on September 21, 2017

Tix are limited. Reserve Your Game Today!  [ Read More... ]