23 Mar

General Membership Meeting

General Membership Meeting Tuesday March 24, 2015 5:00 pm ISBA 20 South Clark Street 9th Floor Chicago, Illinois

21 Mar

2015 Vangaurd Awards

Cook County Bar Association 2015 Vanguard Award Recipient CCBA Past President Justice John O. Steele, Ret. Thursday, April 2, 2015 Reception: 11:30. Lunch: 12:00 Standard Club Grand Ballroom 320 S. Plymouth Court Chicago, IL 60604 $65.00 per person

15 Mar

Judge Hooks Speaks at Coppin AME Men’s Day Program

IJC chair, Judge William H. Hooks, was the guest speaker for the Coppin Memorial A.M.E. Church Men’s Day program.  Judge Sydney Jones (Ret.) and the Coppin Men’s Ministry extended the invitation to Judge Hooks.  The theme for the event was...

06 Mar

Illinois Judicial Council Remains Committed to Law Students

By Judge Dominique C. Ross Since its founding in 1982, the mission of the Illinois Judicial Council, in part, has been to encourage African-Americans to prepare for and pursue judicial careers in order to ensure continued diversity on the bench. ...

20 Dec

Community Engagement Outreach Committee

Illinois Judicial Council – Community Engagement Outreach Committee by Judge Stanley L. Hill The Illinois Judicial Council’s Community Engagement Outreach Committee produces the Inspirational Speech Awards in collaboration with Push Excel, Inc. focusing young people on the power of eloquent...

19 Sep

“Judges, Justice & All That Jazz…”

Judge Drella C. Savage & Judge Diana Embil (Ret.) On Friday, September 19, 2014, Chicagoland’s legal and political community turned out en masse to attend IJC’s exciting and memorable 32nd Installation & Awards Ceremony,  “Judges, Justice  & All That Jazz…”...