Lawyers Conference (LC)

The LC is the Judicial Division’s home for lawyers, law professors, law students and other legal professionals interested in working closely with judges on advancing the judicial administration.

2020-2021 Committee Enrollment Open

Get involved in the Lawyers Conference through our committees! Terms begin on September 1st, and end on August 31st. There is no fee to join a committee. You must be a current member of the LC to enroll.

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A Brainstorming Session: Using Special Masters To Help Courts Deal with the Challenges of the Pandemic

Join the ABA Judicial Division Lawyers Conference in a virtual roundtable discussion of judges and ADR professionals to discuss how court needs might be met through using special masters and begin to outline concrete solutions.

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Gavel Talks Podcast - Part 1: The Challenges, Benefits and Rewards of DWI Courts

Judge Anchondo joins Judge Richard Ginkowski for a two-part discussion of the unique challenges and benefits of DWI courts.

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Bi-Weekly Discussions: 21-Day Racial Equity Habit-Building Challenge ©

We invite you to join us every other week in September for online discussions of the readings that will help us engage in diversity and equality work and bring what we are learning more deeply into our work and our lives.

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Complimentary Magazine for Student Members

LC law student members have access to our "Judicial Clerkship Forum: A Conversation with 12 Judges" magazine. Get the inside scoop from the judges of the Judicial Division.

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Enhance your career, expand your network, stay current on latest news and trends, shape the future of the judiciary.

Give the Gift of Justice

Donating to the Judicial Division demonstrates your commitment to the improvement of the justice system. We serve as the judicial voice of the ABA and your tax-deductible contribution supports policies, programming and projects affecting the judiciary on a national level. Please consider the Judicial Division for online donations, gifts, or planned giving. Please check the drop-down menu for specific conferences, or support the work of the Division.

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Contact Us

Julie Peacock, Program Associate, 800.238.2667 ext. 6093, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654