Become an Arbitrator in the Law Division Mandatory Arbitration Program - Live Webcast Only (01/26/22)

Attend this program to qualify as arbitrator in the Cook County Law Division Mandatory Arbitration for personal injury cases.*Click here to read Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans’ announcement of arbitration program.

The following topics will be discussed:
Description of How Arbitration Center Works
Cook County Law Division Mandatory Arbitration Program Rules
Ethics and Conflicts in Arbitration
Arbitration in Personal Injury Cases

June Brown, J.A. Brown Law Office
Daniel Cotter, Howard & Howard
Kristin Barnette McCarthy, Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz
Kimberly Atz O’Brien, Arbitration Administrator, Circuit Court of Cook County
Renata Szczygiel Seward, Seward & Szczygiel
Susan Sherman, Sherman Law Office
Steve L. Wood, Deputy General Counsel for Compliance, Policy & Appeals, Chicago Transit Authority

Hon. Thomas R. Mulroy
, (Ret.), Resolute Systems, LLC

*Additional qualifications apply. Must be licensed to practice for at least 7 years and have requisite litigation experience in accordance with applicable court rules.

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Live CBA Committee meetings and seminars will take place via Zoom webinar.  You will click on "view video" and be directly connected to the meeting/seminar on Zoom.  (You will not receive a Zoom link.)

You MUST have Zoom Desktop Client on your Mac or PC to view a live program. If using a mobile device, you must have the Zoom App (available in the App Store or Google Play).

System requirements for Mac & PC can be found here. System requirements for mobile devices can be here.  

Please note that audience members do not need video or audio access.  Audience members are able to submit questions via the chat or Q & A features of Zoom. 

Chat: Open in-meeting chat, allowing you to send chat messages to and send a message to the host, panelists, and attendees (if permitted). Question & Answer: Open the Q&A window, allowing you to ask questions to the host and panelists. They can either reply back to you via text in the Q&A window or answer your question live. 


Become an Arbitrator in the Law Division Mandatory Arbitration Program (01/26/2022)
01-26-2022 at 1:00 PM (CST)   |  120 minutes
01-26-2022 at 1:00 PM (CST)   |  120 minutes To receive MCLE Credit for this program, you must: 1. Close the video window after you have completed the program, 2. Click on "Claim MCLE Credit," and 3. Click on the yellow "View/Claim Credit" box. You will need to provide your ARDC number to view/download/print your MCLE certificate. We would also appreciate your completing a program evaluation in the “Evaluation” section.
Evaluation (7 speakers)
13 Questions
13 Questions Seminar evaluation form
Claim MCLE Certificate (live webcast, 2.00 IL MCLE Credit)
Up to 2.00 CLE credits available  |  Certificate available
Up to 2.00 CLE credits available  |  Certificate available