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.

HLAI and HLAI Charities Virtual Holiday Party
Sponsoring Organization: Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois and HLAI Charities
Date: December 4, 2020  | 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Zoom
Join the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois and it's charitable arm HLAI Charities in a virtual Holiday Party. All proceeds to benefit HLAI Charities in their fundraising efforts to award scholarships in 2021. Tickets are available at https: Please contact for more information. 

Criminal Defending Conference
Sponsoring Organization: University of Illinois College of Law and the Program in Criminal Law and Procedure 
Date: December 3-4, 2020  | 12 pm (12/3) and 8:30 am (12/4)
Location: Zoom
Join us as a panel of criminal law scholars, many of whom have practiced as criminal lawyers, come together to explore the unique role of defenders and advance theories on defending. Free and open to the public; learn more at
2020 Annual Unity Gala
Sponsoring Organization: Diversity Scholarship Foundation, NFP
Date: December 8, 2020 
Location: Virtually via Remo
Time: 5 p.m. networking, reception; 6 p.m. program
Join the Diversity Scholarship Foundation at its Annual Unity Gala held virtually this year via Remo. The event will kick-off with a networking reception beginning at 5:00 p.m. The program will begin at 6:00 p.m. with surprise entertainment followed by the 18th Swearing-In of Bar Presidents Ceremony, Scholarship Awards Presentation, and Presentation of the Unity & Advocates for Diversity Awards.  Tickets, sponsorships and additional information available at
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.