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Upcoming Events
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The Arab Americans (panelist discussion) Saturday, July 15 @ 2:00pm
Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater
78 East Washington St., Chicago

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GENERAL MEETINGThe Arab American Bar Association hopes you will join us at our next general meeting! 
WHEN:  Thursday, April 20 –  The meeting will be held at Athena Restaurant located at 212 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60661. We encourage you to bring a friend who may be interested in joining AABAR!  Athena offers a cash bar as well as a full restaurant menu.  Please RSVP to arabbarrsvp@live.com 


Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at noon


Tuesday, December 5 at noon – Elections for 2018-2020 

Please RSVP to arabbarrsvp@live.com 


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Other Upcoming Events

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DePaul Law School Diversity Networking Event - Wednesday February 15th from 5:30 - 7 PM.  Hosted by the Student Bar Association and Women's Bar Association for the student body in collaboration with other student organizations. 


​Special Screening of the Documentary, “Of Civil Wrongs and Rights,” followed by a Panel Discussion in honor of Fred Korematsu - Wednesday, February 22nd from 11:50-1:00 p.m. at DePaul University College of Law and is open to both law students and legal professionals who are interested in receiving CLE credit. 

Embracing Diversity Foundation Panel CLE at Northern IL Law School, April 2017
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PAST EVENTS

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2017 Chicago Bar Association Vanguard Awards Luncheon to be held Thursday, April 6, 2017 at the Standard Club located at 320 South Plymouth Court in the Grand Ballroom.  Reception will began at 11:30 AM, followed by lunch at 12:00 PM. For additional details on the event and how to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE!


AABAR 25th Anniversary Installation Dinner Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 5:30 pm at Hotel Allegro located at 171 West Randolph Street. A sold-out event with over 200 guests! 


Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 12:00 pm at McAndrews, Held & Malloy at 500 West Madison Street 35th Floor. AABAR will hold a general member meeting.  

Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 12:30 pm The Arab American Bar Association will be holding a general meeting. The meeting will be held at McAndrews, Held & Malloy located at 500 West Madison Street on the 35th Floor. 


• May 24, 6 pm, AABAR quarterly member meeting
Location - Athena Restaurant (212 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60661) - 
Please join us for our next AABAR meeting, which will start promptly at 6 pm at Athena Restaurant (212 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60661).  We encourage you to bring a friend who may be interested in joining AABAR!  Athena offers a cash bar as well as a full restaurant menu.  


• May 4, Arab American Networking Event, 5-7 PM


Great networking, Appetizers, and each guest will get a FREE studio-quality photo

Sponsored by:
ABAR (Arab American Bar Association)
NAAP (Network of Arab American Professionals)
NAAMA (National Arab American Medical Association)
ABPA (Arab American Business & Professional Association)
AAAEA (Arab American Association of Engineers & Architects)
ABANG (Arab American Business Association Networking Group)


• April 20, 12 pm, Standard Club - CBA Vanguard Luncheon co-sponsored by AABAR

• April 20, 5-7 pm, Rockit Bar & Grill – CBA Young Lawyers Section’s 2016 All Bar Social

• April 21, 5-8 pm, Loyola Law School - Islamophobia and the Rule of Law: Professional Responsibility, Immigration and Constitutional Law Perspectives (CLE) - Pizza and soft drinks will be available at 5 PM at Philip H. Corboy Law Center, Power Rogers & Smith Ceremonial Courtroom, 10th Floor, 25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago


CAREERS IN LAW:

A panel discussion sponsored by the Arab American Bar Association: Attorneys will discuss their experience in a variety of legal careers & practice areas.

TUESDAY APRIL 5, 2016
5:00 – 7:00 PM
THE JOHN MARSHALL LAW SCHOOL
315 S. Plymouth Court, Third Floor East
(State St. Entrance)


CELEBRATING WOMEN IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION

HOSTED BY DECALOGUE SOCIETY OF LAWYERS and ARAB AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS
 
Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at the John Marshall Law School
 
THE JOHN MARSHALL LAW SCHOOL
304 SOUTH STATE STREET
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
 
THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2016
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM