$150 – $1,500

2017 Unity Award Dinner & Swearing-in of Bar Presidents

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Hilton Chicago

720 South Michigan Avenue

Grand Ballroom

Chicago, IL 60605

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2017 Unity Award Dinner

and 15th Swearing-In of Bar Presidents Ceremony

November 29, 2017

5 p.m. Cocktail Reception

6 p.m. Dinner and Program

Chicago Hilton - Grand Ballroom

720 S. Michigan Avenue

Chicago, Illinois

Please join us in celebrating diversity and inclusion in the legal profession!

Unity Award Recipients

Robert A. Clifford

Founder and Senior Partner, Clifford Law Offices

Hon. Abner J. Mikva, posthumous

Advocates for Diversity

Sonia Antolec

Director of Hiring, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

Avanti D. Bakane

Partner, Gordon & Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP

Hon. Jacqueline P. Cox

Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois

Hon. Moshe Jacobius

Presiding Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division

Tony T. Shu

Principal Attorney, Tony T. Shu & Associates

20 Scholarships to be Awarded

20 Scholarships will be presented to students from the following schools:

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • DePaul University College of Law
  • The John Marshall Law School
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
  • Notre Dame Law School
  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • University of Wisconsin Law School

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Diversity Scholarship Foundation, NFP

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