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.

Diversity Scholarship Foundation Judges Recognition Virtual Reception
Sponsoring Organization: Diversity Scholarship Foundation
Date: September 9, 2020
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Please join the Diversity Scholarship Foundation at the Judges Recognition Virtual Reception on September 9, 2020! We will recognize Hon. Amee E. Alonso, Hon. Michael J. Hogan, Jr. & Hon. John A. Simon for their tireless work as DSF Committee Members promoting diversity over many years and celebrate their recent ascension to the bench. Ticket sales fund the Foundation's scholarships, which financially support bright, diverse students on their paths to a career in the law. Tickets are available at

Nuestro Planeta Compartido: At the Intersection of Animal Law, the Environment and Human Rights Law in Latin America
Sponsoring Organizations: DePaul University College of Law Center for Animal Law; DePaul Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Chapter; DePaul Latino Law Students Association; UIC John Marshall Law School Environmental Law Society
Date: September 26, 2020
Time: 10 am – 1 pm CST, online
Description: This legal webinar is presented by the DePaul University College of Law Center for Animal Law. Speakers will discuss how Latin American countries address issues of animal rights and the environment, and how this may impact human rights. Presentation topics include: constitutional rights of nature, habitat destruction, and analysis of current Latin American legal issues that intersect with the focus areas of animals, the environment and human rights. 3 hours of CLE will be available.

25th Anniversary Gala and Officer Induction Ceremony
Sponsoring Organization: Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois (HLAI) & HLAI Charities
Date: October 9, 2020
Time: 6:00-10:00 p.m.
Location: W Hotel – City Center, 172 W Adams St., Chicago, IL
Please contact with inquiries and about sponsorship opportunities.

70th Annual Scholarship Ball
Sponsoring Organization: Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois:
Date: November 7, 2020  
Location: Hyatt Regency O'Hare Chicago 9300 West Bryn Mawr Ave Rosemont, IL 60018
Please visit for further information.

2020 Unity Award Dinner
Sponsoring Organization: Diversity Scholarship Foundation, NFP
Date: December 8, 2020 
Location: Hilton Chicago, Grand Ballroom, 720 S. Michigan Ave., chicago
Time: 5 p.m. cocktail reception; 6-8 p.m. dinner and program
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.