Mayor Lori Lightfoot - City Club of Chicago
Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Mayor Lori Lightfoot

City of Chicago

Friday, Feb 14, 2020
11:30 a.m. reception/12:00 p.m. luncheon

Location

Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Blvd.
ChicagoIL 60604

Map and directions

Please note this event is taking place at Union League Club

Speaker

Lori Lightfoot

On May 20, 2019, Lori E. Lightfoot became the 56th Mayor of the City of Chicago. Her campaign’s call for an ethical and responsive government and opportunities for all Chicagoans resonated in every ward of the city.

Mayor Lightfoot came to City Hall following a career as a manager, advocate, and reform expert, with extensive experience working at the city and federal level to make government more accountable and accessible. Before taking office, she served as a senior equity partner in the Litigation and Conflict Resolution Group at Mayer Brown LLP. While at Mayer Brown, Mayor Lightfoot took on two critical tasks for the City of Chicago, chairing the Police Accountability Task Force, and serving as president of the Chicago Police Board.

Mayor Lightfoot held other key positions in City government, as the Interim First Deputy of the Chicago Department of Procurement Services and Chief of Staff and General Counsel of the Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications.

Prior to that, Mayor Lightfoot was Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Illinois criminal division, managing large-scale investigations involving criminal drug conspiracies, political corruption and bankruptcy fraud.

She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Michigan and a JD from the University of Chicago Law School.

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Please note City Club's COVID-19 in-person event protocols

- All guests must provide proof of full vaccination at check-in
-All guests must remain masked throughout the program
-In lieu of serving lunch, Maggiano's will provide a to-go bag with a complete meal following the conclusion of the event
-Capacity will be reduced to allow more spaces between seats

City Club of Chicago event tickets are non-refundable.

Tickets are transferrable.