The Annual Black Tie Dinner Dance
was held on February 14th, 2015
Radisson Aqua Blu Hotel
221 N. Columbus Drive
Cocktails and Photos 6:30 pm
Dinner 7:30 pm
The Annual Holiday Party
was held on
December 16th, 2014
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Florentine151 Adams St
Chicago, IL 60603
The Society of Trial Lawyers’ Annual Judicial Night took place on October 22nd, 2014 at Petterino’s Restaurant. The Membership was joined by many of the city’s illustrious Judges and Justices.
On September 24th, 2014 the Membership gathered for The Annual Election Meeting at Petterino’s Restaurant in Chicago, Illinois. Elections for new board members were held, and Joseph Balesteri assumed the office of President. Guest speaker Tomislav Z. Kuzmanovic presented a lecture entitled “War Stories from a War Crimes Trial”.
Elections were held for a new Treasurer and four new Board Members. Miguel Ruiz assumed the office of Vice-President; and Louise C. Cairo assumed the office of Secretary.
The Membership and their guests enjoyed “A Day at the Races” on Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Arlington International Racecourse. The event featured an exciting day of horse races, the chef’s table lunch and beautiful views from the Beverly D Suite.
The Annual Spring Luncheon was held on May 6th, 2014 at Petterino’s Restaurant in Chicago. The luncheon featured honoree speaker Steven J. Harper, author of “The Lawyer Bubble – A Profession in Crisis.” Many of Chicago’s top trial attorneys attended.