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Message from the Immediate Past Chair By Cindy G. Buys International and Immigration Law, July 2010 The final column from 2009-2010 Section Chair Cindy Buys.
Chair’s column By J.A. Sebastian Bench and Bar, June 2010 A letter from the outgoing chair of the Bench & Bar Section.
Chair’s column By Sonni Choi Williams Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law, June 2010 With the immense support of President John O’Brien, the ISBA is taking action to ensure and encourage more diversity into the ISBA leadership.
Chair’s comment By Jennifer M. Dixton Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law, June 2010 A message from outgoing Chair Jennifer Dixton.
Comments from the Chair By Amy A. Breyer Animal Law, June 2010 A letter to readers from the Animal Law Section's Founder and Chair.
From the Chair By Lisle A. Stalter Government Lawyers, June 2010 An introduction to the issue from the committee's chair.
Message from the Chair: Musings and observations By Steven C. Lindberg Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, June 2010 The final column from the 2009-10 Section Chair, Steven C. Lindberg.
Notes from the Chair By Kelley A. Gandurski Young Lawyers Division, June 2010 A letter from outgoing Chair Kelley Gandurski.
Update from the Chair of the Women and the Law Committee 2009-2010 Diversity Leadership Council, June 2010 The Chair provides insight into the Committee's accomplishments this year.
Chair’s column By J.A. Sebastian Bench and Bar, May 2010 An introduction to the issue from the Chair of the Bench & Bar Section.
Chair’s comment page, April/May 2010* By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, May 2010 An introduction to the issue from Section Chair Marc Loro.
Message from the Chair By Cindy G. Buys International and Immigration Law, May 2010 Section Chair Cindy Buys describes the March CLE program, "Divorce, Deportation and Disciplinary Complaints: Avoiding Immigration Pitfalls in Family Law."
Chair’s column By J.A. Sebastian Bench and Bar, April 2010 Mark your calendar for three upcoming ISBA events!
Chair’s comment By Jennifer M. Dixton Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law, April 2010 A discussion of the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division's Leniency Program.
Chair’s comment page, March/April 2010 By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, April 2010 The views and opinions of the Chair of the Administrative Law Section Council.
From the Chair By Lisle A. Stalter Government Lawyers, April 2010 An introduction to the issue from Committee Chair Lisle Stalter.
Chair’s comment page, March 2010* By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, March 2010 The views and opinions of the Chair of the Administrative Law Section Council.
From the Chair By Bryan Sims Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, March 2010 The thoughts and opinions of COLT's Chair.
Message from the Chair By Cindy G. Buys International and Immigration Law, March 2010 The international lawyer plays an important role in humanitarian relief efforts when natural disasters, such as the recent earthquake in Haiti, take place.
Chair’s column By J.A. Sebastian Bench and Bar, February 2010 Thoughts from the Bench & Bar Section Chair.
Chair’s comment page, February 2010 By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, February 2010 The views and opinions of the Section's Chair.
From the Chair By Sean O’Brien Human Rights, February 2010 After working on the issue for the past several months, the Human Rights Section Council has adopted an updated and revised “scope statement,” which has been submitted to the Board of Governors for approval.
Message from the Chair By Cindy G. Buys International and Immigration Law, February 2010 Thoughts from the Section Chair.
Chair’s comment page, January 2010* By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, January 2010 Some days, this column practically writes itself.
Comments from the Chair By Amy A. Breyer Animal Law, January 2010 No matter what your practice area, human interests often intersect with animal interests. The ISBA’s Animal Law Section offers you both an opportunity to stay on top of this constantly evolving area, as well as a valuable link to resources you may need when that intersection of interests crosses your desk. 
From the Chair By Joseph R. Podlewski, Jr. Environmental Law, January 2010 The section council is the voice of the ISBA’s Environmental Law Section and is committed to serving the needs of its members. 
From the Chair By Bryan Sims Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, January 2010 I firmly believe that one of the most useful tools available for attorneys is the ability to maintain our calendars electronically.
Chairman’s corner By Joseph P. O’Keefe Federal Taxation, December 2009 As the current Chair of the Federal Taxation Section Council for 2009 – 2010, first let me welcome you and thank you for your continued membership in the Federal Taxation Section. 
Chair’s Column By J.A. Sebastian Bench and Bar, December 2009 In appreciation for his service, Elmhurst College alumni established in 1984 an endowed lecture fund, dedicated to Dr. Rudolf G. Schade who had been chairman of the department of history and the division of social sciences at Elmhurst College. 
Chair’s column By Ross S. Levey Family Law, December 2009 Over the past few months, I have had the privilege of speaking at lectures put on by three different organizations: The Illinois State Bar Association, the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and The Lilac Tree: Resources for Divorcing Women