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Welcome to WCBA

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.   

WCBA Objectives  

  • 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.   

Membership Renewal

The new membership year for the WCBA begins July 1, 2015 so now is the time to renew memberships or for new members to join. For those interested in participating in the lawyer referral service please complete that application as well. Click here to go to the membership page for a member application and further information regarding the referral service.

WCBA By Laws

At a vote taking place at the Board of Directors meeting on July 15, 2015, the previously proposed changes to WCBA By Laws were approved. The current WCBA By Laws may be found here

Probate Committee

The committee meetings resume Monday September 14 at 4:30 at the Law Office of Mahoney, Silverman and Cross Ltd. and will continue meeting on the second Monday of each month.

Real Estate Committee

The monthly committee meetings resume on Monday Sep. 28 at 4:30 at the offices of Tracy, Johnson & Wilson, 2801 Black Road on the second floor beginning at 4:30. The meetings will be held on the 4th Monday of every month-please note the change as they previously were on the second Wednesday of each month at 4:00.

Young Lawyers Section

All WCBA members are invited to attend a social hour on Thursday August 20 at Juliet’s at 5:00, sponsored by the Young Lawyers Section. Please contact Katie Rock (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Laura Miroballi (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with any questions. The following social hour is scheduled for October 15.

Court Rules

Will County Local Court Rules, 12th Judicial Court, revised as of October 29, 2014 version 10. To read the full court rules, Click Here...

IL Rules of Evidence

Effective Jan. 1, 2011