The Chicago Bar Association

Founded in 1874, The Chicago Bar Association is one of the oldest and most active metropolitan bar associations in the United States. The Association's voluntary membership of 20,000 consists largely of lawyers and judges from Cook County and the State of Illinois. However, we do have a growing out-of-state membership of lawyers who want to take advantage of the Association's many membership services and benefits.

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Post Authored By: Hannah Werner

On June 24, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States released a landmark decision that challenged fifty years of settled precedent.  Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health decided that there was no constitutional right to