The Bar News

Statewide Calendar of Bar Events

Submit listings for the Statewide Bar Calendar to Jean Fenski at jfenski@isba.org

September

October

October 2 (Friday, 9 am) Homer Glen

Will Co. Bar Assn. Golf Outing; Old Oak Country Club, 14200 Parker Rd; shotgun start $85 per golfer, registration & info at Golf Outing.

October 9 (Friday, 6-10 pm) Chicago

Hispanic Lawyers Assn. of Ill. (HLAI) & HLAI Charities 25th Anniversary Gala and Officer Induction Ceremony; W Hotel, City Center, 172 W Adams St; info at HLAI website, for sponsorship opportunities contact president@hlai.org.

October 12 (Monday, 11:30 am-9 pm) Flossmoor

South Suburban Bar Assn. Golf Outing & Judges’ Night; Idlewild Country Club, 19201 Dixie Hwy; registration & info at SSBA website.

October 12 (Monday, 7-8 pm) Virtual

Ill. Bar Foundation One Magical Evening; magic, music and merriment to raise funds for our colleagues in need and to support civil legal aid throughout the State of Illinois; tickets & info at IBF Gala-Palooza.  

October 14 (Wednesday, 12-1 pm) Virtual

Ill. Bar Foundation Lawyers Rock Hall of Fame; Spend your lunch hour revisiting some of the greatest performances throughout the years, and vote for your favorite band for extra bragging rights; tickets & info at IBF Gala-Palooza.  

October 16 (Friday, 11:30 am) Shiloh

St. Clair Co. Bar Assn. Golf Outing; Tamarack Golf Course, 362 Tamarack Lane; $75/pp includes green fee, cart, lunch & drink tickets, RSVP along with check by Oct. 9 to SCCBA PO Box 300, Belleville, IL 62222, for info email info@stclairbar.com or call 618-277-8919.

October 16 (Friday, 3:30-5 pm) Virtual

Ill. Bar Foundation Cocktail Hour Celebration honoring Kenya Jenkins-Wright, Dr. Mary Milano, David B. Sosin, and Simmons Hanly Conroy; tickets & info at IBF Gala-Palooza.  

November

November 12 (Thursday, 5 pm) Chicago

Workers’ Comp. Lawyers Assn. Nomination Meeting; Petterino’s Restaurant, 150 N Dearborn St; registration & info at WCLA website

December

December 4 (Friday, 5:30-11 pm) Chicago

Workers’ Comp. Lawyers Assn. Holiday Party; The Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S Lake Shore Dr; tickets & info at WCLA website.

December 8 (Tuesday, 5 pm) Chicago

Workers’ Comp. Lawyers Assn. Election of WCLA Officers & Board of Directors; Petterino’s Restaurant, 150 N Dearborn St; registration & info at WCLA website.

December 8 (Tuesday, 5-8 pm) Chicago

Diversity Scholarship Foundation 2020 Unity Award Dinner; Hilton Chicago Grand Ballroom, 720 S Michigan Ave; info & tickets at DSF website.

December 9 (Wednesday, 5-8:30 pm) Schaumburg

North Suburban Bar Assn. Holiday Party; Maggiano’s Little Italy, 1901 E Woodfield Rd; info NSBA website.

December 10-12 (Thursday-Saturday) Chicago

Ill. State Bar Assn. Midyear Meeting and Ill. Judges Assn. Convention; JW Marriott Chicago, 151 W Adams St; info at ISBA website or 800-252-8908.

2021

February

February 17-22 (Wednesday-Monday) Chicago

American Bar Assn. Midyear Meeting; ABA website.

May

May 20 (Thursday, 5 pm) Chicago

Justinian Society of Lawyers Installation and Awards Dinner; The Palmer House Hilton, 17 E Monroe St; registration & info at Justinian Installation.

August

August 4-10 (Wednesday-Tuesday) Toronto, ON

American Bar Assn. Annual Meeting; ABA website

December

December 9-11 (Thursday-Saturday) Chicago

Ill. State Bar Assn. Midyear Meeting and Ill. Judges Assn. Convention; JW Marriott, 151 W Adams St; info ISBA website or 800-252-8908.