Serving the Arab American legal community.

Arab American Bar Association of Illinois

The Arab American Bar Association of Illinois is a professional association of attorneys dedicated to the rule of law, equal justice, fellowship, legal education, and community service. We are firmly committed to the principle of quality legal representation for all, regardless of background. Membership is open to any licensed attorney or law student sharing in our goals, regardless of ancestry, race, color or creed. We are proud to offer the following services to our members:


Free CLE Panels 


Referral Service Program


Biennial Judicial Reception with over 100 judges


Biennial Installation and Awards Dinner with over 250 attorneys and prominent keynote speakers


Annual Arab American All Professionals' Networking Event 


Member of the Alliance of Bar Associations for Judicial Screening through the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA)


Judicial Evaluation Committee where AABAR members interview judicial candidates and judges seeking retention


Annual Building Bridges Awards Reception with the Decalogue Society of Lawyers


Annual Vanguard Awards Luncheon with the Chicago Bar Association (CBA)


Racial Justice Coalition Member with the CBA's Young Lawyers Section (YLS)


Social Outings


General Member Meetings