Barristers’ Ball

The Met Ball: If Looks Could Kill!

The Barrister’s Ball is the annual student gala. All students are invited to attend this exciting event. Held every spring, the Barrister’s Ball is your opportunity to enjoy an evening with your friends at the type of formal function that you will attend as a professional.

Event Information:

Date: April 17, 2020 from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Location: Crystal Gardens, Navy Pier

Tickets: Online purchase


Tickets are non-refundable. If you have a ticket, your name will be on the guest list at the door.  You will also receive an email confirming your purchase (sent to the email provided at the point-of-sale).

Transferring your Ticket(s):

If you are no longer able to attend the event and wish to transfer your tickets to someone else, you have one of two options:

  1. Transfer the tickets to someone you know. Send an email to and let us know that you are looking to transfer your tickets. Please provide us with their name. Also, copy them on the email. Ticket transfers may not exceed the price you paid for your ticket(s).
  2. Add your tickets to the wait-list. If you cannot go and do not have anyone to transfer the tickets to, send an email to We will attempt to locate a purchaser off of the wait list for you and help complete the transfer, including payment. We cannot guarantee a successful transfer.

Questions, suggestions, concerns:

If you have any questions regarding the event, email:

Photos from past Barristers’ Ball events