June 13, 2012

CBA News and Announcements

Support Lifting to Lend-A-Hand
On Saturday, July 28, 2012, Dan Cotter, incoming CBA Second Vice President, will participate in an amateur powerlifting competition to raise money for Lawyers Lend-A-Hand to Youth and its mentoring programs. This summer marks the tenth year of Lifting to Lend-A-Hand. Donations can be made at

Upcoming CBA Volunteer Opportunities

Alliance for Women - Women Everywhere: Partners in Service Project - June 22
The Alliance for Women is gathering volunteers for the Women Everywhere: Partners in Service Day on June 22. Volunteers will be pre-assigned to assist community service agencies in activities such

June 12, 2012

Upcoming CBA Continuing Legal Education

DUI Boot Camp (1 IL MCLE Credit)
June 12/12:00-1:00 p.m./$25 Member/$50 Nonmember/$20 Gov't Member

Closing the Deal – How to Conclude an Interview for Maximum Impact

A job interview is a fluid situation, with changes in direction possible at any moment throughout the voyage. But particularly in the financial industry, the way you manage the end of the interview may have the most significant impact on how you will be remembered. It’s your last words and actions that can make a lasting impression.

June 11, 2012

Upcoming CBA Special Events

CBA Annual Meeting - June 21
The CBA will host its 139th Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth Court). Robert A. Clifford, President 2011-2012, will preside over the meeting. Incoming President Aurora Abella-Austriaco will also make remarks. The 11:30 a.m. reception will be followed