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Section Newsletter Articles on Chair's column

Letter from the Chair By Michael G. Bergmann Child Law, September 2008 Children are our future. It may be trite, but it is certainly true.
Letter from the Chair By Patrick T. Driscoll Federal Civil Practice, September 2008 The Federal Civil Practice Section Council had a very successful year in 2007-2008. The Section Council presented two CLE programs which were well attended and favorably received.
Chair’s Column By Hon. Edward J. Schoenbaum Bench and Bar, August 2008 Last month, in my first column, I focused on receiving input from our readers on what the members of the bench and bar would like us to provide them.
Chair’s Corner By Robert J. Krupp Federal Taxation, August 2008 As the Chair of the Federal Taxation Section Council for 2008-2009, I want to welcome you.
From the Chair By Trent L. Bush Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, August 2008 Welcome! It is my pleasure to serve as the Chair of this year’s Committee on Legal Technology (COLT).
From the Chair By Gina M. Arquilla Young Lawyers Division, August 2008 The last few months have been busy and productive for the members of the ISBA Young Lawyers Division Council.
Message from the Chair By Paulette Gray Family Law, August 2008 Introduction: It is with great honor that I assume the role of Chair of the 2008-09 Family Law Section Council.
Message from the Chair By Pradip K. Sahu International and Immigration Law, August 2008 It has been only a few weeks since our organizational meeting in St. Louis, and our section council is already off to a great start.
Chair’s Column By Hon. Edward J. Schoenbaum Bench and Bar, July 2008 The Bench & Bar Section Council met in St. Louis for its annual meeting on Friday, June 27, 2008. We focused on some planning for the coming years.
From the Chair By David B. Yavitz Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, July 2008 This is my last From the Chair column since my year as Chair of the Committee on Legal Technology will end with the June 2008 Annual Meeting of the ISBA.
Message from the Chair By Pradip K. Sahu International and Immigration Law, July 2008 I would like to welcome all of the members of our section and our new council for the upcoming 2008-2009 year.
Chair’s column By Thomas M. Battista State and Local Taxation, June 2008 A message from Section Chair Thomas Battista.
From the Chair By Steven Helle Human Rights, June 2008 It’s been a good run, but it is time for this chair to fade away and welcome the next generation of leadership for the Human Rights Section Council.
From the Chair By Gina M. Arquilla Young Lawyers Division, June 2008 2008-2009 promises to be a busy and productive year for the members of the ISBA Young Lawyers Division Council.
Last letter from the Chair: And a wonderful time was had by all in Carbondale, Illinois! By Sharon L. Eiseman Women and the Law, June 2008 Sadly but inevitably, this is my final Chair’s column for the 2007-08 term.
Message from the Chair By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, June 2008 For as long as I can remember, and many times since obtaining my license to practice law, my father would always tell me that practicing law is a profession and not a job.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, June 2008 This has been an extraordinarily successful year for the International and Immigration Law Section Council of the Illinois State Bar Association. It is a testament to what you can accomplish when you have many people contributing ideas and effort.
Chair’s Column By Stanley N. Wasser Alternative Dispute Resolution, May 2008 I would like to begin this column by thanking all of the ADR Section Council members whose knowledge, hard work, inventiveness and dedication make our ADR Section Council a dynamic entity that serves the members of the Illinois State Bar Association, that seeks to enhance and improve the workings of the Illinois court system and who are dedicated to concept that our clients and the public at large–individual, business, government–deserve at times a better way to resolve the inevitable disputes that may arise in our daily comings and goings.
Chair’s Column: “Two lawyers walk into a bar…” By Donald A. LoBue General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, May 2008 There was a very informative and disturbing article about lawyers in the April 6, 2008 edition of the Chicago Tribune Magazine.
Message from the Chair By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, May 2008 For many years, I have been using a phrase in my practice that is the only explanation for many of the actions of my clients, the opponent and/or opponent’s Counsel.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, May 2008 Welcome to the eighth issue of The Globe for this year.  
Chair’s Column By Stanley N. Wasser Alternative Dispute Resolution, April 2008 With mind over matter, I see spring coming and that means baseball.
Chair’s Column: There are but a few short months to complete CLE credits By Donald A. LoBue General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, April 2008 As attorneys should know by now, the first reporting period for mandatory continuing legal education (MCLE) is rapidly coming to a close.
From the Chair By Steven Helle Human Rights, April 2008 A message from Section Chair Steven Helle.
From the Chair By David B. Yavitz Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, April 2008 A message from Section Chair David B. Yavitz.
From the Chair By Robert Handley Insurance Law, March 2008 A message from Section Chair Robert Handley.
Letter from the Chair: A call to action By Andrew Fox Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law, March 2008 Tapping away in a laptop into the wee hours of the night, clicking through sites trying to find that one bit of information that will make you shine at work, that will wrap up the perfect research assignment, that will get the naysayers and critics to stop redlining your work and forwarding your e-mails is a like a frenzied rush to the finish line at the Chicago or Boston Marathon.
Message from the Chair By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, March 2008 A message from Section Chair Gregory Scott.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, March 2008 A message from Section Chair Lew Matuszewich.
View from the Chair By Loren S. Golden Senior Lawyers, March 2008 An introduction to this new newsletter from Chair Loren Golden.