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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From John E. Thies

Thanks for the Memories! By John E. Thies June 2013 Column, Page 276 ISBA held a successful Lawyers Feeding Illinois campaign and did much more this busy bar year.
Lawyers Feeding Illinois Exceeds Million-Meal Goal By John E. Thies May 2013 Column, Page 220 The project provided more that 1.2 million meals to hungry Illinoisans.
It’s Time for Serious Legal Education Reform By John E. Thies April 2013 Column, Page 168 High law-school debt hurts the profession and the public.
The ISBA and Issues of the Day By John E. Thies March 2013 Column, Page 116 The ISBA has always addressed the most important legal issues.
ISBA Programs and Projects: Looking Ahead, Looking Back By John E. Thies February 2013 Column, Page 64 The Bar Leadership Conference and Lawyers Feeding Illinois are coming up, and the ISBA Midyear Meeting was a success.
The Battle Against Non-Lawyer Involvement in Legal Practice By John E. Thies January 2013 Column, Page 8 How ISBA is fighting efforts to allow non-lawyer ownership.
Holiday Greetings By John E. Thies December 2012 Column, Page 624 Holiday Greetings from John, Terry, Katie and Caroline Thies
Why Adequate Court Funding Continues to be an ISBA Priority By John E. Thies November 2012 Column, Page 572 Bar associations and the lawyers they serve must promote adequate funding.
The Value of Our Senior Lawyers By John E. Thies October 2012 Column, Page 512 The ISBA tips its hat to its fastest growing demographic.
The Case for Reform of Illinois Judicial Disqualification Standards By John E. Thies September 2012 Column, Page 456 It's time we implemented commonsense, fair rules on recusal.
The Bar’s Role in Legal Education Reform By John E. Thies August 2012 Column, Page 396 Lawyers must have a voice in the reform discussion.
It’s All About Meeting Legal Needs By John E. Thies July 2012 Column, Page 344 ISBA's new president previews his year.
Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section By John E. Thies January 2012 Column, Page 7 Our ISBA Family Invites You to Join an ISBA Committee or Section
Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section By John E. Thies December 2011 Column, Page 600 Our ISBA Family Invites You to Join an ISBA Committee or Section