Member Groups

Bar Services & Activities

The mission of the Standing Committee on Bar Services & Activities is

  • To recommend, monitor, and promote services, member benefits, activities and programs for Association members. Supervise a continuing program of member benefits.
  • Plan and supervise programs and conferences for local and organized bar associations and additional segments of the Association.
  • Promote the affiliated bar association program for local and organized bar associations.
  • Be available to assist as needed the President and other ISBA officers in planning and arranging among the members of the bar the Annual and Midyear meetings.
  • Supervise and assist in the promotion of the Association group travel programs and travel programs by the President.

Find out out more about our Affiliated Bar Program

See pictures from the ISBA Group Admission Ceremony on June 1 to the U.S. Supreme Court on

Committee Roster

  • Pepi Camerlingo, Avery Camerlingo & Kill LLC, Chicago, Chair
  • Julie Ann Sebastian, Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Chicago, Vice-Chair
  • Richard M. Seligman, Richard M Seligman PC, Highland Park, Secretary
  • Dawn R. Hallsten, Rockford, Ex-Officio
  • Robert H. Alvine, Law Offices of Alvine & Alvine, Moline, Member
  • Janice L. Boback, Anderson & Boback, Chicago, Member
  • Edward J. Burt, Urban & Burt Ltd, Oak Forest, Member
  • Kathryn A. Kelly, US Attorney's Office Northern Dist of IL, Chicago, Member
  • Cynthia J. Koroll, Koroll Litigation Group, Rockford, Member
  • Edward J. Mitchell, Edward J Mitchell Attorney at Law, Lanark, Member
  • Dennis J. Orsey, Dennis J Orsey PC, Granite City, Member
  • Chris Ory M. Ory, Illinois Worker's Compensation Commission, Lisle, Member
  • Katie Leona Pieper, Public Interest Law Initiative, Chicago, Member
  • Jessica Y. Pipersburgh, Cook County Dept of Public Health, Chicago, Member
  • Gary T. Rafool, East Peoria, Member
  • Marisa Carmel Schostok, Lake County State's Attorney's Office, Libertyville, Member
  • Justin Marshall Smit, Wheaton, Member
  • Diana Christine Taylor, DeSanto Morgan & Taylor, Libertyville, Member
  • Debra L. Thomas, Romanucci & Blandin LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Angela B. Wartowski, ISBE Legal Dept, Rockford, Member
  • Rory T. Weiler, Weiler & Lengle PC, St. Charles, Board Liaison
  • Robert E. Craghead, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison
  • Alexa M. Giacomini, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison