For A Really Good Time With Appellate Lawyers In DuPage County, Illinois . . .

Attend the DuPage County Bar Association Appellate Law and Practice Committee Luncheon Seminar on March 31, 2008, Noon to 2:00 p.m. (Full Disclosure: I chair this committee.) The luncheon will feature: A Blue Ribbon Panel On Illinois Appellate Advocacy.

There will be an excellent group of speakers:

• Judge William J. Bauer, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, speaking on, “Preserving the Record for Appeal”

• Justice Robert E. Byrne, Second District Illinois Appellate Court, speaking on, “Appellate Jurisdiction in the State Court”

• Kent Streseman, Professor of Law and Director, Ilana Diamond Rovner Program in Appellate Advocacy, Chicago-Kent College of Law, speaking on, “Persuasive Appellate Brief Writing”

• Judge Diane P. Wood, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, speaking on, “Appellate Advocacy”

The Program will qualify for up to 2 hours of CLE credit

It will be at the Attorney Resource Center at the DuPage County Courthouse, 505 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton, Illinois. Members $45.00; Non-Members $60.00. Walk-ins are welcome, but to guarantee lunch and written materials, make a reservation by calling Chris Reed at the DCBA, 630-653-7779.