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Monthly Luncheon:

Date:   Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Time:  11:45 for check in
Place: Maldaner's
:  Pete Naylor
Topic: Effective Use of Technology in the Courtroom

:  $15.00 for CIWBA members
          $20.00 for non-members

RSVP by Friday, February 16, 2018 to Julieta Kosiba at jk2@heplerbroom.com

0.75 CLE credit

The Appellate Lawyers Association

and the Sangamon County Bar Association

Cordially Invite You to Attend

Illinois Supreme Court 2017 Civil Cases:

Year in Review

Please join Illinois Appellate Court Justice Ann B. Jorgensen (Second District) and past ALA Presidents J. Timothy Eaton and Michael T. Reagan for a panel discussion of significant civil cases decided by the Illinois Supreme Court in 2017.

Date:  Thursday, March 15, 2018

Time:  12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Please arrive by 11:45 a.m. for registration.)

MCLE:  Participants will earn 1.5 hours of MCLE credit. The ALA is an approved MCLE provider.

Location:  Maldaner’s, 222 South 6th Street, Springfield, Illinois.

Cost:  $20 for ALA and Sangamon County Bar Association members, and $25 for non-members.Lunch is included.

PLEASE NOTE: Registrations processed on-site will be charged an additional $5 administrative fee.

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


1.     Use our online registration system here to register for the event and also pay with a credit card. Or, if you prefer, you can register online but send a check for payment. Please note, credit card payments can only be accepted through the online registration process.

2.     Mail your completed registration form along with a check payable to ALA to:

Chris Teed

Appellate Lawyers Association

1717 North Naper Boulevard, Suite 102

Naperville, IL 60563

Cancellations/Refunds: Cancellations must be received two business days prior to the event in order to receive a full refund. No refunds will be processed after this time. Cancellations must be in writing and may be submitted to cteed@wmrhq.com or faxed to (630) 596-1418. Additionally, payment is expected from no-shows.

The Appellate Lawyers Association is an organization of lawyers who practice in Illinois’s state and federal courts of review and the judges who serve on those courts. We are accepting new members and encourage you to apply for membership by submitting a membership application. To learn more about the ALA and the many benefits of becoming a member, please visit our webpage and blog and follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. To receive emails of blog updates, look for the “Follow by Email” box on the blog and register. If you know of others who might be interested in joining the ALA or attending one of our events, please share this e-mail with them.

Love Your Heart by Nilesh J. Goswami, M.D.

February is American Heart month and Dr. Goswami of Prairie Heart Institute will be discussing prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease, as well as educating on the most appropriate, effective and latest cardiovascular care.  

Sunday, February 11, 2018 Time: 9:15-10:15am,

Venue: The Parlor, 815 South Second Street, Springfield, IL 62704


Other events:

SCBA "Family Law Summit"

1) The legal implications of trying to mask results of a drug test;
2) Pet visitation; and
3) General family law update.

     Featuring Judge Jennifer Ascher and Attorney Rob Cross

Date:  Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Place:  Maldaner's upstairs
Time:  11:45 check in
Program 12:30 - 1:30

Cost: $16.50 which includes lunch

I Hour MCLE credit

RSVP to Jake Barker at jbarker@IllinoisCourts.gov with ARDC # by Friday, February 9, 2018.
 Cancellations must be received by noon Tuesday, February 13, 2018 to avoid a lunch charge.  

Make checks payable to SCBA, in memo line identify attorneys attending.  

Please prepay to expedite check in.  

Mail checks to:

Shirley Wilgenbusch
Fourth District Appellate Court
201 W. Monroe Street
PO Box 19206
Springfield, IL 62794-9206

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