Annual Meeting - Schedule of Events

138th Annual Meeting of the Illinois State Bar Association June 19 - 21, 2014 Grand Geneva Resort and Spa, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Thursday, June 19

Opening Reception
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Reception sponsored by ISBA Mutual Insurance Company
Activities for children sponsored by the ISBA
Complimentary to registered attendees

Friday, June 20

Breakfast Symposium: Practice Succession and Transition
Transition Strategies for Senior Attorneys – Opportunities for Young Lawyers

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. - Breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. –
Don't miss this opportunity to learn about various approaches that senior lawyers are taking to successfully transition out of their practices and how younger lawyers are taking advantage of these opportunities. This program is presented and facilitated by John W. Olmstead, President of Olmstead & Associates Legal Management Consultants, St. Louis, Missouri who helps lawyers transition their practices and Kevin Stine, Shareholder with Mathis, Marifian & Richter, LTD, Belleville, Illinois whose firm has experienced and worked through practice transitions. Both John and Kevin are members on the ISBA Standing Committee on Law Office Management and Economics.
1.0 Hour MCLE credit, including 1.0* hour PMCLE credit
Sponsored by ISBA Standing Committee on Law Office Management & Economics
$30.00 per ticket

Kids Day Camp
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Kids love sign them up no later than Friday, June 13th.  Available to children ages 4 to 13.  Sorry, no exceptions for children under age 4.  There will be plenty of fun things to do and lunch is included.
$50.00 per child

Awards Luncheon
11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
ISBA recognizes members and others who have made a significant contribution to the Association, the profession or their communities. Awards to be presented include: Board of Governors, Publications, Matthew Maloney General Practice Tradition of Excellence, YLD/Law Student Division Public Service, Young Lawyer of the Year and Community Leadership.
$40.00 per ticket

Kid's Night Out
6:00 - 10:30 p.m.
An evening of entertainment for the kids ages 4 – 13.
$45.00 for first child and $40.00 for each additional child in family

Annual Dinner and President's Installation
6:30 p.m.
Reception sponsored by the Grand Geneva Resort and Spa
7:30 p.m.

Join us at this special evening to honor President Paula H. Holderman and welcome Richard D. Felice, president for 2014-15. Following a brief program and dinner you'll enjoy dancing and listening to the The Cavern Beat. All seating assigned in advance, tables of ten; requests for special seating will be honored if received by the registration deadline. Black tie requested.
$115 per ticket (Reception Only $25)

Saturday, June 21

19th Annual Networking Breakfast
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
All women attorneys and judges invited. This popular event gives you a chance to network with your peers. Sponsored by ISBA Standing Committees on Racial & Ethnic Minorities and the Law and Women and the Law, and Southern Illinois University School of Law.
$30.00 per ticket

Breakfast for Families
8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Join other ISBA Families for Breakfast on the Lawn.
$15.00 per adult; $5.00 per child

ISBA Assembly Meeting
9:00 a.m.
The 203-member Assembly policy making body of the Association meets.  Open to members and the public. A continental breakfast will be available.