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William Stewart Boyd Scholarship


Hoping to attract more Black law students to careers in family law, a local bar group has announced a scholarship named after a Cook County associate judge who’s served for decades in the Domestic Relations Division.

Family lawyers create Boyd scholarship for Black law students

March 25, 2021

Illinois Bar Foundation Lawyers Relief Fund

The Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers announced a partnership with the Illinois Bar Foundation Monday to provide assistance to attorneys facing financial hardship during the pandemic.

State family law attorneys donate $5K to Illinois Bar Foundation for COVID relief

July 26, 2021

Family law group, IBF partner to provide relief for lawyers

May 5, 2021