• Survey 2014

    Measuring Progress in Professionalism

    Over the next few weeks, the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism will be reaching out to 15,000…
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  • The 1L What To Wear Guide

    If you’re a 1L, you’re getting a lot of information thrown at you right now. It’s primarily academic,…
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  • Forgotten

    Do Americans Want A Right To Be Forgotten?

    Earlier this year, I wrote about an interesting case out of the EU’s Court of Justice. That Court…
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  • Men Women Lawyers Empathy

    Embrace the Empathy Piece

    I have been catching up on business leadership books and articles lately, and have come to the conclusion…
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Future Law

Look North to the Future

Look North to the Future?

The Canadian Bar Association is bold. I just finished reading its in-depth report issued last month: “Futures: Transforming…
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Technology of Truth

The Technology of Truth

“Do you solemnly swear or affirm that you will tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but…
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Startup Legal Profession

The Startup Legal Profession

The legal industry has been disrupted, permanently. The law is no longer the provenance of those with law…
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Lawyer Spotlight

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David Richards: Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

My primary practice area is tort defense litigation. I have practiced in this area for the entire 19…
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Kathryn L. Conway: Power Rogers & Smith, P.C.

Since becoming an attorney, my exclusive area of practice is plaintiff’s personal injury litigation. Our firm handles a…
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Kenya Jenkins-Wright

Kenya Jenkins Wright: Greene and Letts

Over my ten years of practice, my focus has evolved from solely medical malpractice defense to litigating a…
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ISBA Young Lawyers Division 17th Annual Holiday Party

The Illinois State Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will host their 17th Annual Holiday Party on Friday, December…
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Can Attorneys Work in the Cloud? ISBA Seminar Opportunity

On November 21, 2014, the Illinois State Bar Association Standing Committee on Legal Technology will host a live…
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Illinois Legal Aid Online’s October Faces of Justice

2014 Pro Bono week is in full swing. From October 20-24, the Illinois legal community will be honoring…
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Posted by on October 21, 2014

In Print


Why Bar Membership Is Worth the Dues – Especially for Young Lawyers

This is always the busiest time of the annual bar season. Bar associations across the state are working…
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Life After On Campus Job Interviews

For rising second-year law students throughout the country, August is On-Campus Interview month. OCI is a complex process…
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Text Messaging

Texts, Ethics and Other Thoughts on Technology

Those of us with teenage children know that “texting” is the preferred communication method of the young. But…
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