Member Groups

Legal Education, Admission and Competence

The mission of the Standing Committee on is to study all phases of preparatory and legal education requirements for admission to the bar and standards for bar examinations, and to review continuing legal education, competence, and lawyer skills, making recommendations with respect thereto.

Consists of chair, vice-chair, secretary and 18 additional members.

Final Report, Findings & Recommendations of the ISBA Standing Committee on Legal Education, Admission and Competence on the Adoption of the Uniform Bar Examination

Committee Roster

  • Andrew C. Corkery, Boyle Brasher LLC, St. Louis, Chair
  • David Sanders, Illinois Supreme Court, Carbondale, Vice-Chair
  • Amanda E. Goldsmith, Saint Louis, Secretary
  • Allison K. Bethel, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Ex-Officio
  • Jessica R. Durkin, City of Chicago-Law Department, Chicago, Member
  • Anthony Jack Fiorentino, Fiorentino Law Offices Ltd, Chicago, Member
  • Edward W. Huntley, Springfield, Member
  • John A. Kornak, Grayslake, Member
  • Megan K. Moore, IL Inst for Continuing Legal Education, Springfield, Member
  • Peter L. Rotskoff, ARDC, Springfield, Member
  • Larry A. Stein, Lawrence A. Stein, Chicago, Member
  • Daniel R. Thies, Webber & Thies PC, Urbana, Member
  • Wendy H. Vaughn, Northern Illinois Univ College of Law, Rockford, Member
  • Caroline Kneafsey Vickrey, Johnson & Bell, Chicago, Member
  • Bryan M. Wellner, Mahoney Silverman & Cross LLC, Joliet, Member
  • Lois Wood, Edwardsville, Member
  • Hon. Mike P. McCuskey, Tenth Judicial Circuit, Lacon, Board Liaison
  • Kimberly A. Furr, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison
  • Nancy Z. Hablutzel, Durham, Associate Member