Attendees of the Annual Meeting were treated to a free improv CLE titled "Think Fast: Improving Your Communication Skills Through Improv" on June 17 at the Westin O'Hare in Rosemont.
A reception was held before the Installation Ceremony on June 17 during the 140th Annual Meeting at the Westin O'Hare in Rosemont.
President-Elect Vincent Cornelius shared his vision and goals for the Association in 2016-2017. He was followed by Irving Miller, from the CBS award-winning hit series The Good Wife, who discussed his perspectives as the show's technical legal advisor.
The Annual Meeting 2016 featured several Friday morning programs, including the Breakfast Symposium: "Build Your Best Firm: Legal and Practical Tips on When and How to Hire and Fire Employees," Solo and Small Firm Practice Institute and Business Meetings.
The 140th Annual Meeting kicked off on Thursday with an Opening Reception at the Westin O'Hare in Rosemont.
President Umberto S. Davi and his wife Jan took an ISBA group on a tour of Sicily from April 22-30.
The ISBA Environmental Law Section hosted its 15th Annual Conference from May 5-6 at the Chicago Office. William J. Anaya, of Greensfelder Hemker & Gale P.C., Chicago and Patricia F. Sharkey, of Environmental Law Counsel P.C., Chicago served as program coordinators. ISBA Mutual hosted a networking reception was held following the first day or programming.
Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans administered the oath of office to 13 newly elected associate judges of the Circuit Court of Cook County at an induction ceremony on May 9 at the Thompson Center Assembly Hall. Speakers included Chief Judge Evans, U. S. District Court Chief Judge Ruben Castillo, and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.