For the Public

2014 Press Releases

April 1, 2014

Anyone in Illinois with a question about a legal matter can consult a lawyer – at no cost – during the 33nd Annual Ask-a-Lawyer Day, Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to noon. The event is sponsored by the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) in cooperation with bar associations in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will counties.

March 11, 2014

St. Charles North High School, in St. Charles, placed first in the 32nd annual Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) High School Mock Trial Invitational held at the University of Illinois College of Law in Champaign March 8 and 9, 2014.

February 24, 2014

All Illinois judges running for retention, as well as candidates for Illinois judicial offices who are running in the March 18 primary election, have been rated by Illinois State Bar Association evaluations committees, or in a poll of lawyers conducted by the ISBA.

February 24, 2014

Joan C. Williams, a law professor and prolific author on work and family issues, will be the keynote speaker at a “Celebration of Women in the Profession” luncheon hosted by the Illinois State Bar Association on Thursday, March 13, at the Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson, Chicago.

February 20, 2014

Teams from 42 high schools statewide will participate in the 32nd annual Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) High School Mock Trial Invitational on March 8 and 9, 2014, at the University of Illinois School of Law in Champaign.

February 19, 2014

Three Female Illinois Supreme Court Justices to

Participate in Panel Discussion at NIU on March 21