ISBA President Vincent F. Cornelius received the NIU College of Law Alumnus of the Year Award on Wednesday, Sept. 14 during a ceremony at the University Club of Chicago. The 2016 award recipients were selected based on outstanding achievements in their careers, demonstrated service to the NIU College of Law or their community, and professional integrity.
The Illinois Bar Foundation and the Friends of Tom Leahy hosted a happy hour to celebrate the life of Tom Leahy on September 8, 2016 in Chicago.
ISBA President Vincent F. Cornelius recently spoke at SIU School of Law's orientation for its Class of 2019.
The ISBA CLE Department hosted a Faculty Development Training on Friday, Aug. 26, at the Chicago Office.
ISBA President Vincent F. Cornelius spoke with future lawyers on Aug. 12 at Northern Illinois University College of Law's orientation for the class of 2019.
The Illinois Bar Foundation and Illinois State Bar Association co-hosted a President’s Reception honoring Umberto S. Davi on July 28, 2016 in Naperville.
The Illinois Bar Foundation honored attorneys J. William Lucco of Lucco, Brown, Threlkeld & Dawson, LLP and Lois Wood of the Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation for their leadership and dedication to the law on July 21 at a Fellows Reception in Collinsville. Russell K. Scott of Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., served as the presenting sponsor.
The ISBA hosted a Minority Bar CLE and Reception 2016 from June 23-24 in the Chicago Office. Participating bar associations included: Illinois State Bar Association, Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois, Asian American Bar Association, Korean American Bar Association, Chinese American Bar Association, Black Women Lawyers’ Association of America, The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago, Filipino American Lawyers Association of Chicago, and the South Asian Bar Association.