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.

CABA's 37th Annual Installation Gala
Sponsoring Organization: Chinese American Bar Association of Greater Chicago
Date: November 14, 2023 | 6:00 p.m.
Location:  151 N Franklin St., Suite 2500, Chicago, IL 60606
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Sips for Scholarships
Sponsoring Organization:  Black Women Lawyer's Association Scholarship Fund
Date: November 16, 2023| 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Charcoal Factory Loft, 1684 N. Ada Street, Chicago, IL
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HLAI/HLAIC Holiday Party
Date: December 1, 2023 | 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Tunnel, 151 W. Kinzie, Chicago, IL 60654
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PILI Annual Awards Luncheon
Sponsoring Organization: Public Interest Law Initiative
Date: December 6, 2023  | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location:  Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe Street, Chicago
Details here

WBAI Goldplaited Headshots and Networking Event  
Sponsoring Organization: Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Date:  November 9, 2023 |5:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: 161 W. Illinois St.
Details here:

CBF Fall Benefit
Sponsoring Organization: The Chicago Bar Foundation
Date:  November 18, 2023
Location:  Museum of Science & Industry.
Details here:

CBA Chorus and Symphony Orchestra Chamber Concert
Date: December 2, 2023 | 3:00 p.m.
Location: Piano Forte
Details here

Illinois State Bar Association and Illinois Judges Association Joint Midyear Meeting
Date: December 7-9, 2023
Location: JW Marriott Chicago
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CBA Bar Show
Sponsoring Organization: The Chicago Bar Association
Date:  January 12 - 13, 2024
Location:  Studebaker Theater (410 S. Michigan Avenue)
Details here

Earl B. Dickerson Awards
Sponsoring Organization: The Chicago Bar Association
Date: February 15, 2024 | 11:30 a.m.
Location: Union League Club of Chicago
Details here

Reception in Honor of the Judiciary
Sponsoring Organization: Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Date: February 28, 2024 | 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Details here

Light up the Loop:  2024 Winter Awards Benefit
Sponsoring Organization:
Date: February 29, 2024 
Location:  Baker McKenzie LLP, 300 E. Randolph Street, Suite 5000, Chicago, IL 60601
More information:

WBAI Judicial Reception
Sponsoring Organization: Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Date:  March 6, 2024  | 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Location: Chicago Cultural Center
More information coming soon!

WBAI x Force of Lawyers Against Sexual Harassment x ISBA Women and the Law Committee  - Happy Hour in Heels 
Sponsoring Organization: Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Date:  March 13, 2024
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CBA 150th Anniversary Celebration
Sponsoring Organization: The Chicago Bar Association
Date: May 10, 2024 | 5:00 p.m.
Location: Union Station
More information to come.

WBAI Trip to Washington D.C.
Sponsoring Organization: Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Date:  May 22-25, 2024
Details here:

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.