The Bar News

Statewide Calendar of Bar Events

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

August

August 7 (Friday, 10 am-11 pm) Oak Brook

Workers’ Comp. Lawyers Assn. Annual Golf Outing; Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center, 3500 Midwest Rd; registration & info at WCLA website.  

August 21 (Friday, 1-5 pm) Chicago

Ill. Trial Lawyers Assn. Northern Ill. Golf Outing; info ITLA websiteCANCELED

August 26 (Wednesday, 12:30 pm) Naperville

DuPage Co. Bar Assn. Golf Outing; Naperville Country Club, 25W570 Chicago Ave; registration & info at DCBA website.

September

September 10 (Thursday, 5 pm) Virtual 

Women’s Bar Assn. of Ill. Virtual Annual Meeting; info at WBAI website.  

September 11 (Friday, 5-10 pm) St. Louis, MO

Ill. Trial Lawyers Assn. Southern Illinois Judicial & Legislative Night; Busch Stadium, 700 Clark St; registration & info ITLA website.

September 16 (Wednesday, 12-1:30 pm) Virtual

Ill. Appellate Lawyers Assn. & Ill. State Bar Assn. 2020 Illinois Supreme Court Candidates’ Forum for the Fifth Judicial District Seat; Zoom; info & registration at ALA website.

September 17 (Thursday, 5-9 pm) Chicago

Ill. Trial Lawyers Assn. Cook County Judicial & Legislative Night; Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd; reservations & info ITLA website.

September 18 (Friday, 6-10 pm) Lisle

DuPage Co. Bar Assn. Installation Celebration and Presidents Ball; Doubletree Hotel by Hilton Lisle, 3003 Corporate West Dr; registration & info at DCBA website.

October

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.

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.

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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.