WELCOME

The Hellenic Bar Association is the premier organization dedicated to promoting the welfare, interests, and professional development of attorneys of Greek descent. If you wish to advance your career and connect with colleagues who are committed to Hellenism and the future of the legal profession, please join us by becoming a member today.

MEET OUR TEAM

Get to know our 2022-2023 HBA Board of Directors

JOIN THE HBA!

Membership in the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois is an investment in your professional career that will provide you access to numerous opportunities. Join or renew your membership today and have access to:

  • Networking Events: Receive exclusive invitations to Judge’s Night, Career Corner, Scholarship Ball, Law Day, & more!
  • Professional Development: Attend a wide range of webinars, CLE events, and panels for free or at discounted rates.
  • Attorney Directory: Stay connected with other lawyers, judges, and law students of Hellenic descent.

UPCOMING EVENTS

OBTAINING GREEK CITIZENSHIP: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25
Join us for this in-person event that will take place on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 (5:30 pm) at the Hellenic Foundation of Chicago.

Participants will learn the process of obtaining a Greek Citizenship and obtain an understanding of the pros and cons of dual citizenship.

 

View our wrap up video from this incredible night!

THE HBAF CELEBRATES ITS 72ND ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP BALL

The Hellenic Bar Association Foundation, the charitable arm of the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois, hosted its 72nd Annual Scholarship Ball on October 29, 2022 at the Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont. Welcoming nearly 350 guests, the annual celebration raised more than $80,000 to advance its mission of supporting legal education for deserving law students of Hellenic descent and providing access to legal services to those in need.

Read our latest announcement below to learn more about the unforgettable celebration!

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WHAT MEMBERS SAY

 

 

I have found my experience with the HBA to be enriching on a personal and professional level. My own HBA journey includes gaining valuable practice tools from HBA-sponsored CLEs, sharpening my leadership skills as a member of the board and as an officer, and developing a vast network of colleagues

– Maria Z. Vathis, Past President

 

 

The Hellenic Bar Association has provided an excellent opportunity to meet mentors and colleagues who share our Hellenic background and values. It has been a highlight of my law school career to be involved in HBA, and I look forward to continuing my involvement throughout my legal career!

– Mary Fay Karras, 2018 HBA Scholarship Recipient