All Bar Calendar

Local bar associations, law schools, legal aid organizations and other legal-related organizations are invited to post their upcoming social, special events/luncheons, and other non-CLE related events to the All Bar Calendar.

How to Become a Judge
Sponsoring Organization: Arab American Bar Association
Date: February 10, 2021  | 12:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Learn more about becoming a judge at an informational meeting with the AABAR’s very own Hon. William J. Haddad (ret), Hon. Samuel J. Betar, and Hon. Rouhy J. Shalabi. Each will discuss their journey to the bench and the preparatory work involved. The meeting will be held via zoom on February 10, 2021 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: To register, email  For more information, please visit AABAR’s website at

Advocates Society 2021 Virtual Installation and Award Ceremony
Sponsoring Organization: Advocates Society – The Association of Polish-American Attorneys
Date: February 18, 2021 | 6:30 p.m. Virtual Cocktail Hour, 7:00 p.m. Program
Location: Virtual
Please join the Advocates Society for its 2021 Annual Installation and Award Ceremony on February 18, 2021 by Zoom. On the occasion of its 90th Anniversary, the Advocates Society will also be honoring acclaimed historian Dominic A. Pacyga, author of “American Warsaw” and other fine books, as the recipient of the Society’s Annual Award of Merit.  Past President and Board of Governors’ member Dawn Bode will also be awarded a Presidential Award.  Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans will be administering the oaths of office. Sponsorships for $100 are available. For questions, and to obtain the Zoom link,  please contact the Advocates Society at Please RSVP by Feb. 17th, 2021. More info on:

Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois 5th Annual Judicial Reception
Sponsoring Organization: Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois  
Date: February 25, 2021 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Virtual
Please join the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois for the 5th Annual Judicial Reception.  The event will be held virtually and allow judges and attendees to network, meet, and greet other guests in a fun virtual environment!  Sponsorship and ticket information coming soon to Please contact for more information.

Unbundled Legal Services in the New Normal Virtual Conference
Sponsoring Organization: IAALS, The Chicago Bar Foundation, the ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services, and the Self-Represented Litigation Network (SRLN)
Date: Tuesday, April 20 through Thursday, April 22, from 2–5 p.m. EDT/1–4 p.m. CDT/12–3 p.m. MDT/11–2 p.m. PDT. 
Location: Virtual
Join us for a three-day event that will focus on the major hows and whys of supporting and implementing the practice of unbundled legal services both during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Sessions will offer content relevant to members of the private bar, legal aid, and those involved with court-annexed projects. This conference will provide an opportunity for attendees to discuss concerns, share success stories, and explore new ideas with colleagues and peers. The conference is free and CLE credits will be available. 
To include your local group's event, please send an email to with "Please Post My Event" in the subject line. In the email's body copy include the event name, sponsoring organization, date/time/location, 1-2 sentence description and an http:// link, email or phone for more information.

Please note, entries are posted at the discretion of The Chicago Bar Association.