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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.   

Committee Meetings

All WCBA members are invited to attend the upcoming committee meetings in February. The Probate committee will meet on Feb. 9 at 4:30 at the Law Office of Mahoney, Silverman & Cross, Ltd. The Real Estate committee meets on Feb. 11 at the Law Office of Tracy, Johnson & Wilson at 4:00

Upcoming Seminars

March 6, 2015 the Criminal committee will sponsor a 3 hour CLE event. Check in at the Gathering Room on the Jacob Henry Estate begins at 12:30, with the seminar beginning at 1:00. The combined Probate and Real Estate seminar, sponsored by BankFinancial will be held in May with the Family Law /GAL seminar in May. These seminars are free to all WCBA members. Register by contacting Sheila at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 815-726-0383.

Will County Bar Association Office

The office will be closed beginning January 29 reopening February 17.

Young Lawyers Section

The Young Lawyers Section is happy to announce that it will have a regular social hour on the 3rd Thursday of the month on the following months: February, April, June, August, and October. The meetings will be held at Juliet’s starting at 5:00 p.m. We hope to see you there.  If you have any questions, 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. ).

GAL “Last Thursday Series”

Mark your calendars for the GAL Committee meeting series, each worth up to 1 general CLE credit.  The series begins Feb. 26 and continues monthly until at least May.  Exact times and topics will be announced.  Register today by contacting Sheila at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

IL Rules of Evidence

Effective Jan. 1, 2011 

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...