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Section Newsletter Articles on Professional Responsibility

My Jerry Maguire moment By Nick Kujawa General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, July 2010 Just as Jerry Maguire had his epiphany, I had mine. The following story is what led me to believe we as solo or small firm practitioners have a special obligation.
Diversity and health of the bench and bar can be enhanced through professional responsibility CLE By Jayne Reardon Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law, June 2010 Professional responsibility CLE can be a great way to elevate our profession to a higher level.
An opportunity for the Supreme Court to amend the Rules of Professional Responsibility? By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, April 2009 At a time when the ISBA is trying to improve the reputation and image of lawyers by riding the coattails of the bicentennial of Lincoln’s birth, and Abe’s integrity and legacy as one of Illinois’ finest lawyers, the damage done by the Governor, left unattended, take many years to repair.
Young lawyers and professional responsibility By Allison Fink Young Lawyers Division, December 2007 As of October 31, 2006 there were 81,146 registered lawyers in Illinois, a small increase of 1.4 percent from the previous year.