Welcome to the Harvard Law Society of Illinois

Message to our Members:

The Harvard Law Society of Illinois is one of the most active alumni chapters of the Harvard Law School Association, serving over 1,500 alumni.  Our mission is to provide educational activities, stimulating speakers, networking opportunities, and social events to HLS alumni in Illinois, and to foster a continuing sense of community many years after we leave the Harvard Law School campus. 

Sincerely,

Harvard Law Society of Illinois Board of Directors

Stay Connected!

We hope you stay connected by attending our upcoming events below. The Harvard Law Society of Illinois is in the process of developing new programs, volunteer leadership roles and strengthening alumni offerings.  Interested in more info or looking to get involved?  

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If you should be receiving emails from the HLSI, but you’re not, here are a few steps to take:

  • Make sure you haven’t blocked HLSA emails, and that they’re not getting stuck in your spam filter or some secondary Gmail filing structure.  (Try adding hlsa@law.harvard.edu and email_watch@omnimagnet.net to your safe sender lists, or adjusting your Gmail filters.)
  • Check your HLSA profile to make sure your contact information is up to date, and you haven't opted out of receiving communications.
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  • If you haven’t yet claimed your HarvardKey, contact the HLS HarvardKey support line at +1 617-495-5631 or HLS Alumni Records at alumrec@law.harvard.edu.
 

Upcoming Events

Expand your network

Join the only official HLS Alumni LinkedIn Network

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SCOTUS  Bar Swearing-In Ceremony
June 8, 2020

SCOTUS
On June 10, 2019 - 46 HLS alumni participated in the Law School’s sixth annual group admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States. Registration for the June 8, 2020 Swearing-in Ceremony is now open. Request your space today!

Amicus

Amicus

HLS Amicus is a community building tool, featuring an alumni directory, with advanced search and messaging capabilities.

Alumni Feedback

We want to hear from you...

Help us to build a better Harvard Law Society of Illinois. Let us know what you, as HLS alumni living in Illinois, would like to see from your local HLSA Chapter.  Speaker events, networking reception, casual happy hours?
info@chicago.hlsa.org