WBAI Continuing Legal Education

The WBAI conducts continuing legal education events throughout the year for its members.  The CLE committee chair is Pooja Ravisankar.

Past CLE Events

5th Annual Minority Bar CLE Conference

Chicago Bar Association Free CLE Program: Update on Temporary Visitor Driver’s License and REAL ID

Illinois Family Leave Insurance Act

By Dina Ninfo and Bridget Duignan
On August 17, 2016, the WBAI and the ISBA Standing Committee on Women co-hosted a lunch and learn focusing on the Illinois Family Leave Insurance Act. ISBA’s Julie Neubauer moderated the event and WBAI Legislative Committee Co-Chair, Bridget Duignan, spoke about the details and importance of this much needed

CLE: Strategic Considerations for In-House Counsel Regarding the Attorney-Client Privilege

by Corinne Heggie, Counsel, Scharf Banks Marmor LLC
On October 6, 2016, the WBAI’s In-House Committee conducted a panel entitled “Strategic Considerations for In-House Counsel Regarding the Attorney-Client Privilege.” The panel discussion addressed the application of the attorney-client privilege to the in-house counsel environment. The panel also discussed best practices for in-house counsel and their