Hotel and Registration Information: 2013 Joint Meeting/Midyear Meeting

Joint Meeting/ISBA Midyear Meeting

ISBA Midyear Meeting (Joint meeting with the Illinois Judges Association)
December 12 - 14, 2013
The Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, Chicago, Illinois

Celebrating Fellowship!

Hotel Reservations

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

Room rate is $145 single or double plus tax.

Deadline for Reservations is November 18, 2013.

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.

Other important information:

1. 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.

2. 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.

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

Midyear Meeting Registration

Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover accepted.  Advance registration for Joint Meeting must be received by Friday, December 6th.

Please register online.

Midyear Meeting Registration Fee
$70 lawyers and judges
$30 spouse or guest
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.

CLE Registration
Attendees who register for CLE programs only are not subject to the Midyear Meeting Registration Fee. However, participation in any Midyear Meeting events or programs does require payment of the fee. CLE programs require separate registration. For additional details regarding CLE programs and to register for CLE programs please follow these links:

The Joint Meeting registration fee will be refunded for cancellations received by Friday, December 6th.  Refunds for events and programs will be made on cancellations received 72 hours prior to event.

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 call Kim Weaver at 800.252.8908 or 217.525.1760 for assistance.

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.