The Chicago Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is hosting a program designed to develop skills in written and oral advocacy. All new lawyers, summer associates, interns and law students are invited to this in-person seminar on Tuesday, July 25, 2023 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The seminar will take place at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse, Ceremonial Courtroom, 219 S. Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60604. The event is free, a reception will follow the program and offers two hours of CLE credit, pending approval. Click here to register.
Judge Matthew Kennelly will preside over oral arguments of two dispositive motions and if possible, will rule from the bench. The following judges will offer advice and discuss best practices:
- Hon. Steven Seeger, U.S. District Judge, Northern District of Illinois
- Hon. Nancy Maldonado, U.S. District Judge, Northern District of Illinois
- Hon. Young Kim, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Northern District of Illinois