By Josh Wolff
Research Attorney, Illinois Appellate Court, First District
The Association will once again host the Illinois Supreme Court Civil Cases Year-in-Review, an information-packed seminar featuring Illinois Appellate Court Justice Ann B. Jorgensen of the Second District, along with past ALA presidents J. Timothy Eaton and Michael T. Reagan. The panel will discuss the significant civil cases decided by the Illinois Supreme Court during the past year.
As in years' past, the seminar will be presented in multiple locations. The initial presentation will be held on January 21, 2016, at Maldaner’s Restaurant in Springfield. The panel will also present the seminar on January 28, 2016, in Chicago at Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP and on February 4, 2016, in Wheaton at the DuPage County Judicial Center.
Justice Jorgensen began her practice as an assistant State’s Attorney in DuPage County. She then entered private practice before beginning her career in the judiciary as an Associate Judge in the 18th Judicial Circuit. In 2008, the Illinois Supreme Court appointed Justice Jorgensen to the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District.
J. Timothy Eaton is a partner at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP in Chicago where he concentrates his work in appellate practice, litigation, and energy and regulated industries. He was president of the ALA in 1989 and 1990.
Michael T. Reagan has his own law firm in Ottawa where he focuses on appellate law and civil litigation. He was president of the ALA in 1995 and 1996.
The ALA welcomes all to join our three speakers for an informative and engaging luncheon. For more information and to register, please click here.
Participants will earn 1.5 hours of MCLE credit.
DISCLAIMER: The Appellate Lawyers Association does not provide legal services or legal advice. Discussions of legal principles and authority, including, but not limited to, constitutional provisions, statutes, legislative enactments, court rules, case law, and common-law doctrines are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice.