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7th Circuit Bar Association   
53 W. Jackson Blvd.,
Suite 1050 
Chicago, IL 60604 
Att. Debbie Groboski
312.692-2636 P
dg@ag-ltd.com
Copyright 2008, 7th Circuit Bar Association. Unauthorized use of this site is prohibited.

 



 

 

The 7th Circuit Bar Association is holding a FREE virtual seminar on

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

12:30 - 2:00 CT via Zoom

 

"Qualified Immunity-Examining the Framework"

Join us for a discussion of the qualified immunity doctrine. How has qualified immunity evolved over time?      What have been the consequences, both intended and unintended? Is change needed, and if so, what are the opportunities for reform? Our panelists will share their insights on the road ahead. 

 

Please click HERE for further information.

RSVP by emailing Debbie Groboski at dg@ag-ltd.com

 

Meeting link and materials will be emailed the day before the program

1.5 Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin CLE Credit Hours pending approval

 

 

The 7th Circuit Bar Association along with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
and the Federal Bar Association-Chicago Chapter are co-sponsoring a FREE virtual seminar on

Tuesday October 20, 2020.

 

"The Chicago Trial 50 Years Later: A Conversation with Trial Prosecutor Richard Schultz"

Please click HERE to register and for further information.

 

1.5 Illinois CLE Credit Hours pending approval

 
 

 


The U.S. Supreme Court Certiorari
           Process &  Amicus Briefing in the Federal Courts


Click here to view the recording of the webcast


 

 

Dear Members:

   On behalf of the officers and Board of Governors of the Seventh Circuit Bar Association, I hope that you and your families are safe and well. Of course, we were unable to assemble this past May for our annual meeting, but I look forward to a time when we can gather together as an Association again safely.


   In the meantime, the Association is committed to offering extensive web-based programming. In May, we hosted an online CLE on remote depositions, and earlier this month we presented a virtual panel on taking and defending Rule 30(b)(6) depositions. Planning for several more programs is underway, as we work to offer members innovative educational opportunities online. At the same time, in the hope that circumstances will permit us to hold our annual meeting next spring, the Board of Governors has determined to keep our current leadership in place for an additional year, and we have reserved dates at the Radisson Blu Aqua, our usual Chicago venue, for May 2-4, 2021. We are assembling a terrific collection of programs and speakers,
while continuing to monitor health conditions and advisories
to determine how best to proceed next May.

  

   As always, to accomplish our mission, we rely on your continued dues support and on your participation in the Association’s activities. Our current membership year expires today, June 30, 2020, and your annual dues statement can be accessed HERE. I encourage you to pay your dues online at the Association’s website HERE. If you’ve forgotten your login or password, please contact Debbie Groboski at dg@ag-ltd.com. If you prefer, you can mail a check, along with the dues statement, to the address listed on the form. 

   If you’ve already submitted your dues payment, thank you. I look forward to connecting virtually and, ultimately, to gathering in person when circumstances permit. Until then, stay safe and be well.

  Very truly yours,

     Michael A. Scodro

             President, Seventh Circuit Bar Association

 

MEMBERSHIP DUES NOTICE
Covering 7/1/20 - 6/30/21
Membership Dues Are Payable Upon Receipt
The success of the Association is dependent upon your Membership.
Please pay in a timely manner 

VIA WEBSITE:
You may renew your membership with a credit card at www.7thcircuitbar.org.
Login and you will be directed to your membership page.
If you are registering as a new member, go to “Membership” across the top of the page.


VIA MAIL:
Please complete this form and send along with check to:
7th Circuit Bar Association
c/o Howard Adelman, Treasurer
53 W. Jackson, Suite 1050
Chicago, IL 60604
Questions? Contact Debbie Groboski at dg@ag-ltd.com or at 312-692-2636

 

 

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 Judicial Vacancies
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Presidents Past and Present

(back row)

Richard L. Darst  (2001)

Brian Welch (2017)

Elizabeth Herrington (2018)

J. Andrew Langan (2008)

(front row)

Michael T. Brody (2016)

Julie A. Bauer (2014)

Patricia Polis McCrory (2005)

Randall Crocker (2019)

 
 
 
 
 


The U.S. Supreme Court Certiorari Process & Amicus Briefing in the Federal Courts


Click here to view the recording
of the webcast



  TIPS AND TECHNIQUES FOR
CONDUCTING AND DEFENDING
RULE 30(b)(6) DEPOSITIONS


Click here for recording of
the June 11, 2020 webcast

(Note: CLE credit no longer available)

 
   Click Here for Video
 68th Annual Meeting (2019)
Portrait Unveiling
(click here)


Hon. Amy Coney Barret
 
Hon. Michael B. Brennan

Hon. Michael Y. Scudder, Jr.

Hon. Amy J. St. Eve
 


68th Annual Meeting ( 2019 ) Memorials  (click here)

Northern District of Indiana Judge Rudolfo “Rudy” Lozano

Northern District of Illinois Magistrate Judge Daniel Martin

Northern District of Indiana Judge George W. Lindberg

Northern District of Indiana Judge George N. Leighton

Southern District of Illinois Magistrate Judge Clifford J. Proud

 

 

Past Annual Meeting Speakers

 Click here for E-Mentor Videos
 

 

      Voting Rights Panel Series

1) Seventh CIrcuit Voter Suppression Panel

2) 7th Circuit Gerrymandering Panel

3) 7th Circuit Voting RIghts Act Panel

4) 7th Circuit Voting Rights and
     the Judicial System  Panel

 

INTERVIEW OF
JUDGE CHARLES P. KOCORAS
ON SEPTEMBER 19, 2019




Lightin
g the Way:

Practical Mentoring Strategies

Click here  (June 14, 2019 )

 

7th Circuit #Metoo Panel

January 17, 2019

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 Diversity in the
Legal Profession


From Milwaukee, a panel discussion on mentorship in the legal profession – practical tips on finding mentors and effective mentoring throughout lawyers’ careers.


 Click here
(March 11, 2019)

 


7th Circuit Bar Association  |   53 W. Jackson Blvd.,
Suite 1050 
Chicago, IL 60604 
Att. Debbie Groboski  |  312.692-2636 P | dg@ag-ltd.com
Copyright 2008, 7th Circuit Bar Association. Unauthorized use of this site is prohibited.