The newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law
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Attorney mentoring—Pass it on
In October of last year the Illinois Supreme Court adopted Supreme Court Rule 795(d)(12), which provides that lawyers completing a year-long structured mentoring program, as either mentors or mentees, may satisfy their entire professional responsibility CLE requirement.
An introduction to the issue from Committee Chair Ebony Huddleston.
An introduction from Committee Chair Ebony Huddleston.
The ISBA Diversity Leadership Award
Nomination and eligibility information for this important award, which recognizes long-standing, continuing and exceptional commitment by an individual or an organization to the critical importance of diversity within the Illinois legal community, its judiciary and within the Illinois State Bar Association.
Key strategies for generating profitable new clients
Clients do business with, and refer business to, lawyers they know, like, and trust. By focusing marketing efforts on the strategies outlined in this article, women lawyers will become better known and liked by clients.