Publications

Section Newsletter Articles on Chair's column

From the Chair By Susan M. Brazas General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, April 2013 A message from Section Chair Susan Brazas.
Message from the Chair By Anne M. Skallerup International and Immigration Law, April 2013 A note from Section Chair Anne M. Skallerup.
Chair’s column By William J. Scott, Jr. Family Law, March 2013 A message from Section Chair William J. Scott, Jr.
Chair’s column By Sheila Harrell Administrative Law, March 2013 An introduction to the issue from Section Chair Sheila Harrell.
From the Chair By Thomas A. Bruno Human Rights, March 2013 A message from Section Chair Tom Bruno.
Chair’s column By William J. Scott, Jr. Family Law, February 2013 Bill Scott, Family Law Section Chair, calls for a review of the sweeping changes to the IMDMA proposed by HB1452 in the current Illinois Legislature.
Comments from the Chair By Alan R. Press Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, February 2013 A message from Committee Chair Alan Press.
From the Chair By Meghan O’Brien Young Lawyers Division, February 2013 A message from YLD Chair Meghan O'Brien.
A note from the Chair By Hon. Ann B. Jorgensen Bench and Bar, February 2013 A message from the Section Chair, Justice Ann B. Jorgensen.
View from the Chair By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2013 A review of the book, The Joy of Not Working, A book for the retired, unemployed and overworked, by Ernie J. Zelinski
Chair’s column By Sheila Harrell Administrative Law, January 2013 A message from Administrative Law Section Chair Sheila Harrell.
Chair’s column By William J. Scott, Jr. Family Law, January 2013 A Chicago newspaper columnist, Sydney J. Harris, used to report occasionally on facts and information that he learned while looking up other things.
Chair’s column By Sandra Blake Women and the Law, January 2013 A message from Committee Chair Sandy Blake.
Chair’s column By Susan M. Brazas General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, January 2013 Numbers don’t lie, they say, and so we can’t look the other way but have to face them: Alcoholism and substance abuse among lawyers is double the rate for the general population. The ARDC estimates that substance abuse is a factor in 50% of the disciplinary cases that come before them.
Greetings from the Chair By Peter Canalia Animal Law, January 2013 A message from Animal Law Section Chair Peter Canalia.
Chair’s column By Sandra Blake Women and the Law, December 2012 A message from Committee Chair Sandra Blake.
Chair’s column By William J. Scott, Jr. Family Law, December 2012 A message from Family Law Section Chair Bill Scott.
Comments from the Chair By Hon. Ann B. Jorgensen Bench and Bar, December 2012 A message from the Bench & Bar Section Chair, Judge Ann B. Jorgensen.
Letter from the Chair By Karen Bowes Child Law, December 2012 A note from Child Law Section Chair Karen Bowes.
Chair’s column By Daniel R. Saeedi Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law, November 2012 A message from Committee Chair Daniel Saeedi.
From the Chair By Thomas A. Bruno Human Rights, November 2012 A message from Human Rights Section Chair Tom Bruno.
Chair’s column By Sandra Blake Women and the Law, October 2012 A message from Committee Chair Sandy Blake.
Comments from the Chair By Sharon L. Eiseman Government Lawyers, October 2012 A message from Committee Chair Sharon Eiseman.
From the Chair By Meghan O’Brien Young Lawyers Division, October 2012 A message from YLD Chair Meghan O'Brien.
View from the Chair By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2012 A message from Senior Law Section Chair Don Mateer.
Chair’s column By Sheila Harrell Administrative Law, September 2012 A message from Administrative Law Section Chair Sheila Harrell.
Chair’s column By Karen Bowes Child Law, September 2012 A message from Section Chair Karen Bowes.
Chair’s corner By Charles G. Brown Trusts and Estates, September 2012 A message from Section Chair Charles Brown.
Letter from the Chair By Glenn R. Gaffney Federal Civil Practice, September 2012 A message from Section Chair Glenn Gaffney.
Message from the Chair By Sarah Toney Traffic Laws and Courts, September 2012 A message from Section Chair Sarah Toney.