The Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism advances justice by instilling the principles of professionalism in lawyers and judges in Illinois.

The Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism (also known as 2Civility) uses education to promote the ideals of professionalism in our legal and judicial systems. We believe lawyers and judges who embody the principles of professionalism will administer more equitable, efficient, and effective justice for the people of Illinois. 

Our Focus

Our educational programming and resources focus on the core concepts of attorney professionalism. Click each subject area to learn more.

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We design and deliver innovative professional responsibility CLE and support other CLE providers in developing impactful educational courses for lawyers and judges.

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We administer the Illinois Supreme Court’s mentoring program, which connects new and experienced lawyers for a customized learning experience that fulfills the professional responsibility CLE requirement.

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Reimagining Law

Our video series explores how legal and judicial professionals are adapting the delivery of legal services to meet the needs of today’s consumers.

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The Future Is Now: Legal Services

Our annual conference provides an opportunity for lawyers to explore the trends that are reshaping our legal organizations, courts, and the profession as a whole.

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