Welcome to the Will County Bar Association's website. The WCBA is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to serving and supporting the legal community. The WCBA is committed to providing education, professional development, and service programs for its 500+ members, the legal profession as well as the local community.
- To maintain the honor and dignity of the profession of law
- To promote an understanding of the law and its application in the community
- To advance the due administration of justice
- To support the ability of the Bar to provide for public service
The WCBA also assists the local community and greater Chicago area through an active Lawyer Referral Service and backs the legal aid program encouraging its members to provide Pro Bono services for those in need. Click here to request a Lawyer Referral.
The Will County Bar Association is governed by a Board of Directors elected by the Association’s members and maintains a professional staff committed to the ongoing support of the association and its members.
Annual Holiday Party
Wednesday Dec. 7, 2016
5:00 Cash bar and heavy hor d’oeuvres
Syl’s Restaurant, 829 Moen Av. in Rockdale
$35 per attendee ($5 donated to Daybreak Center)
RSVP: Payments due by 12/1 to
167 N. Ottawa St. Ste. 200
Joliet, IL 60432
The WCBA is offering the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism Lawyer to Lawyer Mentoring Program beginning in January. Mentors and mentees, upon successfully completing the yearlong program, earn 6 professional responsibility CLE credits. Additional information, including requirements for participation and applications, may be found at http://lawyermentor.ilsccp.org/wcba/. All applications are requested no later than December 15, 2016. A mandatory orientation program will be held Thursday January 12, 2017 at the WCBA office beginning at noon.
Civil Committee Spring 2017
Criminal Committee afternoon of March 10, 2017
Probate Committee afternoon of April 26, 2017
Family Committee tentatively May 18, 2017
Real Estate all day June 14, 2017