Events

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Upcoming events

    • December 03, 2020
    • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (CST)
    • Zoom
    Register

    The Appellate Lawyers Association Cordially Invites You to Attend our Annual Supreme Court Roundtable Presented via Zoom on:

    THE CHALLENGES OF CYBER PRACTICE:  REMOTE TRIALS AND APPEALS IN ILLINOIS COURTS

    • Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne M. Burke will give introductory remarks, followed by a panel consisting of:

    • Chief Judge Eugene G. Doherty, Winnebago County
    • Judge Daniel B. Shanes, Presiding Judge, Felony Division, Lake County
    • Justice Mary K. Rochford, First District Appellate Court
    • Attorney and former ALA president Michael T. Reagan, Law Offices of Michael T. Reagan
    • Justice Lloyd Karmeier, Illinois Supreme Court, Fifth District
    • Justice P. Scott Neville, Illinois Supreme Court, First District
    • Attorney and former ALA PresidenJ. Timothy Eaton, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
    Date: Thursday, December 3, 2020


    Time:
    12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

    Location:  Online. You will receive a Zoom link via email after registering for this event. (Please note only speakers will be visible, so participants need not dress formally for this event.)

    Cost: Free for Appellate Lawyers Association member; $25.00 for non-members.

    CLE Credit:  Participants will earn one hour of CLE Credit for this event. The ALA is an approved MCLE provider.

    Questions:  Call (630) 416-1166, ext. 303.


    • January 11, 2021
    • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (CST)
    • Zoom
    Register


            

    The Appellate Lawyers Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the DuPage County Bar Association Cordially Invite You to Attend our Roundtable Discussion Presented via Zoom on:

    Illinois Supreme Court
    Year in Review: Criminal

    Attend our Illinois Supreme Court Year in Review: Criminal event for a discussion of the most significant criminal cases of 2020. Our panel will feature Justice Joseph Birkett of the Illinois Appellate Court; Retired Justice James Epstein of the Illinois Appellate Court; Illinois Assistant Attorney General Leah Bendik; and Deputy State Appellate Defender Shawn O’Toole.

    Date: Monday, January 11, 2021

    Time: 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

    Location: Online. You will receive a Zoom link via email after registering for this event. (Please note only speakers will be visible, so participants need not dress formally for this event.)

    Cost: Free for the Appellate Lawyers Association members, Illinois State Bar Association members, and DuPage County Bar Association members; and $25.00 for non-members.

    CLE Credit:  Participants will earn 1.5 credit for this event. The ALA is an approved MCLE provider

    Questions?  Call (630) 416-1166, ext. 303.

    • February 03, 2021
    • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (CST)
    • Zoom
    Register


            

    The Appellate Lawyers Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the DuPage County Bar Association Cordially Invite You to Attend our Roundtable Discussion Presented via Zoom on:

    Illinois Supreme Court
    Year in Review: Civil

    Attend our Illinois Supreme Court Year in Review: Civil event for a discussion of the most significant civil cases of 2020. Our panel will feature Justice Anne Jorgensen of the Illinois Appellate Court, and ALA Past Presidents J. Timothy Eaton and Michael T. Reagan.

    Sponsored by:

    Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

    Time: 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

    Location: Online. You will receive a Zoom link via email after registering for this event. (Please note only speakers will be visible, so participants need not dress formally for this event.)

    Cost: Free for the Appellate Lawyers Association members, Illinois State Bar Association members, and DuPage County Bar Association members; and $25.00 for non-members.

    CLE Credit:  Participants will earn 1.5 credit for this event. The ALA is an approved MCLE provider

    Questions?  Call (630) 416-1166, ext. 303.

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