Events

Hotel and Registration Information: 2015 Joint Meeting/Midyear Meeting

ISBA/IJA Joint Meeting 2015ISBA Midyear Meeting
(Joint meeting with the Illinois Judges Association)
December 10-12, 2015
The Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street, Chicago, Illinois

Midyear Meeting Registration

All attendees are required to pay the registration fee. Payment of the registration fee permits attendance at all "Complimentary to Registered Attendees" programs and events.

Advance registration for Joint Meeting is closed. Please register on-site.

Midyear Meeting Advance Registration Fee

  • $75 lawyers and judges
  • $30 spouse or guest

On-site Registration Fee

  • $100 lawyers and judges
  • $30 spouse or guest

Fellows Breakfast Registration

Attendees who register for the Fellows Breakfast only are not subject to the Midyear Meeting Registration Fee. However, participation in any Midyear Meeting events or programs, including but not limited to attendance at Section Council, Committee or Assembly meetings, does require payment of the fee.

CLE Registration

Attendees who register for the CLE program only are not subject to the Midyear Meeting Registration Fee. However, participation in any Midyear Meeting events or programs, including but not limited to attendance at Section Council, Committee or Assembly meetings, does require payment of the fee. The CLE program requires separate registration. For additional details and to register for the CLE program please register here (http://www.isba.org/cle/2015/12/11/dachau)

Joint Luncheon Registration

Attendees who register for the IJA/ISBA Joint Luncheon only are not subject to the Midyear Meeting Registration Fee. However, participation in any Midyear Meeting events or programs, including but not limited to attendance at Section Council, Committee or Assembly meetings, does require payment of the fee.

Refunds

The Joint Meeting registration fee will only be refunded for cancellations received by Friday, December 4th. Refunds for events, including meal functions and programs will only be made on cancellations requested 72 hours prior to the specific event. Refunds requested outside of the refund guidelines will require approval from the Director of Finance & Administrative Services and the Executive Director.

Joint Meeting Tickets

Name badges and ticket requests for all events will be held for pick-up at the meeting. There will be separate ISBA, IJA and CLE registration desks.

Special Needs

Attendees who are physically challenged are welcome to contact the ISBA to determine how ISBA can accommodate their participation. Please contact Kim Weaver at kweaver@isba.org for assistance.

Requests to accommodate special dietary needs at meal functions must be received in advance to permit proper arrangements to be made. The hotel is unable to guarantee accommodation for special requests made at the time of the function. Please send any dietary restrictions to Kim Weaver at kweaver@isba.org.

Child Care

Persons seeking child care services may wish to contact American Child Care, which the hotel recommends, at 312.644.7300 or the Sheraton Chicago Hotel concierge at 312.464.1000 for assistance.

Hotel Reservations

Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Room rate is $155 single or double plus tax.

Deadline for Reservations is November 16, 2015.

Special Note: It is strongly suggested that you call the Sheraton Chicago as soon as possible to make your hotel reservations. Call 800.325.3535 and be sure to advise that you are attending the ISBA/IJA Meeting when making your reservation or make your reservations online at https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/isba2015.

Reservations are held until 6:00 p.m. You may guarantee your reservation for late arrival by using one of these methods:

A.       Assured Reservation - Use Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Diners Club.

B.       Advance Deposit is charged to credit card at the time the reservation is made.

Should it become necessary to cancel your reservation, the deposit is refundable if notice is received at least 72 hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained.

Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. Check-out time is 12:00 p.m.


Midyear/Joint Meeting Home

Advance registration for Joint Meeting is closed. Please register on-site.