CBA Record January-February 2020

Jurich and Starstone National. Members can also obtain quotes and coverage through our agency partners who specialize in health insurance, long-term care and disability, life insurance products, wealth manage- ment, etc. CBA Insurance Agency is open Monday through Friday and is housed at the CBA Building. For more information or to receive a no-obligation quote, contact Tyler Sill, Vice President of CBA Insur- ance, at 312-554-2077 or Tyler is fully licensed and will be more than happy to answer your professional insurance coverage questions . Curbing Gun Violence: Are We Making Progress? The CBA is hosting this special program on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 12:00 – 3:30 p.m., at the Association’s headquarters, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago. Acting Chicago Police Superintendent Charlie Beck will deliver remarks followed by a panel of experts includ- ing: Judge Charles P . Burns , Criminal Court, Circuit Court of Cook County; Hays Golden , Senior Director for Science and Strategy, Crime Lab of New York; Max Kapustin , Senior Research Director, University of Chicago Crime Lab; Sean Malinowski , Director of Policing Innova- tion and Reform, University of Chicago Crime Lab; Rachel Murphy , ACLU; Adam Sheppard , Sheppard Law P.C.; Judge Patricia Spratt , Restorative Justice Division, Circuit Court of Cook County; John Sciaccotta , Aronberg Goldgehn; and Judge Thomas R. Mulroy , Circuit Court of Cook County. Tickets are $25 per person and can be ordered at\cle. Congratulations Austin Hirsch and Lowell Sachnoff received Lifetime Achievement Awards from the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists… Judge David D. Cleary was recently appointed a Bankruptcy Judge for the U.S. Dis- trict Court, Northern District of Illinois… Amee Elizabeth Alonso , Marina E. Ammendola , Frank John Andreou , Fredrick Hayze Bates , John Abbrey Fairman , Michael Angelo Forti , Michael James Hogan, Jr ., Celestia Laurene Mays , Jennifer Joyce Payne , Diane Marie Pezanoski , Geri Pinzur Rosenberg , Rouhy J. Shalabi , John Anthony Simon , Levander Smith, Jr ., and Daniel Owen Tiernan are newly elected Cook County Associate Judges… Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot was named Chicago Lawyer Person of the Year by Law Bulletin Media … Paul W. Theiss , Chairman of Mayer Brown, received the American Jewish Committee’s Judge Learned Hand Human Rela- tions Award… CBA President Jesse H. Ruiz was appointed Co-Chair of Governor J.B. Pritzker’s State Commission to examine early child- hood education funding… Chief U.S. District Court Judge Rebecca R. Pallmeyer received the 2019 Unity Award… Judge Tom Chiola (ret.), Erica Kirkwood , Vice President and General Counsel of GMA Construction, Jesse H. Ruiz , Deputy Governor of Illinois, and Neha Tannan , Ford & Britton P.C., received Diversity Awards at the Unity Award Dinner… Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier has announced his retirement from the Court. We are grateful to Justice Karmeier for his many years of distinguished service and wish he and his wife all the best of health and happiness… Justice David Overstreet , Fifth District Appellate Court, announced that he will seek election to the Illinois Supreme Court in 2020 to fill Justice Karmeier’s vacancy. Clifford Law Offices was named Aviation Law Firm of the Year and Mass Tort Law Firm of the Year by American Law Media and the

To register, call 312-554-2056 or visit Programs are held at the CBA Building, 321 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, unless otherwise indicated above. Seminars are also Webcast live (as well as archived) at and West LegalEdcenter. Visit for more information. The CBA is an accredited continuing legal education provider in Illinois. How To... Boost Your Wellness During the Winter Stretch February 4 • 11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m. • Members Free Cybersecurity and Legal Ethics February 4 • 12:00-2:10 p.m. Young Lawyers Section Judicial Symposium February 4 • 5:00-7:30 p.m. Tech Workshop: The Basics of Outlook Email for Lawyers February 5 • 3:00-4:00 p.m. Intellectual Property Law: Beer, Wine, Spirits and the Law February 5 • 5:30-7:30 p.m. (reception follows) Tech Workshop: Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile February 6 • 2:30-3:30 p.m. Insurance Coverage February 6 • 3:00-6:00 p.m. How To... Bulk File 500 Cases in One Hour with One Legal February 11 • 11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m. • Members Free Keep Tabs on How Google Tracks Your Data February 12 • 12:00-1:15 p.m. Basics of Related and International Adoptions: Immigration Implications February 13 • 2:00-5:00 p.m. Clean Water Act Permitting and Enforcement February 19 • 3:00-6:00 p.m. A Mix of Hot Topics and Best Practices for Illinois Litigators in 2020 February 20 • 12:00-3:00 p.m. Tech Workshop: Google Calendar for Lawyers February 25 • 2:30-3:30 p.m. Beyond Diversity and Inclusion February 26 • 3:30-5:00 p.m. Webinar Only: Law Firm Breakups - Hard To Do? February 27 • 12:00-1:00 p.m. • Members Free CLE In-Person • Webcast THE CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION Continuing Legal Education

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