Calendar of Events


CBA Legal Aid Committee


  • The Chicago Bar Association
  • The Chicago Bar Foundation


Thursday, April 19, 2018 -
12:15pm to 1:30pm


The Chicago Bar Association
321 S. Plymouth Ct.
Chicago, IL 60604



Illinois Legislative Update for Legal Aid Providers

Larry Suffredin, the CBA’s Legislative Counsel, will discuss recent legislative action in Springfield and Cook County, as well as the CBA’s legislative agenda, with primary emphasis on pending legislation of particular interest to legal aid providers.

Beth Johnson, the CBA Legal Aid Committee's Legislative Liaison, will also provide her perspective and commentary on legislation relevant to legal aid providers.


Lawrence J. Suffredin, Cook County Commissioner for the 13th District and Of Counsel at Taft, Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Beth Johnson, Director of Legal Programs and Advocacy, Cabrini Green Legal Aid