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Newsletter articles from 2011

American Bar Association Senior Lawyer Division By Edward J. Schoenbaum June 2011 Like the ISBA, the ABA offers benefits specifically designed for the senior lawyer.
Chairman’s letter By John J. Horeled June 2011 An introduction to the issue from Chair John Horeled.
Have you destroyed your memory? By Don Mateer October 2011 Some models of copy machines have hard drives and may contain copies of every document that was scanned, copied or emailed. So how do you get rid of your old machine while still keeping your confidential information safe?
How do you know if you don’t try it? By Frank V. Ariano October 2011 Did you know there are eight different methods by which to experience the ISBA's CLE programs? Author Frank Ariano explains the options.
The Illinois legal profession attempts to take care of its own: Illinois Bar Foundation and Lawyers’ Assistance Program By Leonard F. Amari October 2011 A look at what the legal profession does to take care of its senior lawyers and those lawyers experiencing distress.
“It’s in the cloud.” New Web-based services provide solo and small firm lawyers new low-cost technology options and opportunities By John T. Phipps October 2011 When the time comes to upgrade your computer system, the “cloud” offers other alternatives that might provide a cost-effective solution to the computer needs of solo and small firm lawyers.
Musings of an old country lawyer By John H. Maville June 2011 A few ideas to help ease into retirement.
Protecting the assets of a retiring attorney By Gary T. Rafool June 2011 A few observations and suggestions for any attorney contemplating retirement and supplementing a retirement income with a business venture.
Senior lawyers at the Bar By Leonard F. Amari June 2011 A review of the benefits of ISBA membership.
Seniors, don’t sell your law practice. Have fun! By John W. Damisch June 2011 A few reasons you should consider keeping your practice.
View from the Chair By Gary T. Rafool October 2011 An introduction from Senior Law Section Chair Gary Rafool.