Call the WCBA: (815) 726-0383

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.   

Ask a Lawyer Day

Have a legal question?
Call in and speak with an attorney for free
Saturday April 29, 2017
9:00-noon
815-556-1077
Will County attorneys will be answering phone calls from the local community to answer legal questions. Calls will also be taken by the IL State Bar for all counties at 800-252-8908.
The WCBA would like to thank RE/Max Ultimate Professionals in Shorewood for the use of their phone lines and offices by hosting this event.

Probate Committee Seminar

Wednesday April 26, 2017
12:45 Check in begins
1:10 Seminar begins
3.00 General CLE Hour
Registration required for handouts
Contact Sheila at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
815-726-0383

Family Law Committee Seminar

Tuesday May 16, 2017
Harrah’s Casino (exact room to be announced)
151 N. Joliet St.
2:00 Check in begins
3.00 General CLE hours
Registration required for handouts
Contact Sheila at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
815-726-0383

Real Estate Seminar

Wednesday June 14, 2017
Gathering Room, Henry Estate
15 S. Richards St.
8:30 Check in begins
6.00 General CLE hours
Registration required for handouts
Contact Sheila at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
815-726-0383

Golf outing

June 16, 2017
Sponsorship information available here
Payment method: cash or check prior to May 26, 2017 for signage
Golf information available here
Payment method: cash or check no later than June 1, 2017

 

Court Rules

Will County Local Rules, 12th Judicial Court, revised as of July 1, 2016 version 12. To read the full court rules, Click Here...

IL Rules of Evidence

Effective Jan. 1, 2011 

WCBA By Laws

The WCBA By-Laws were approved for updating on July 15, 2015. To read the By-Laws, click here