Task Force on the Future of Legal Services

This mission of the Task Force is to conduct a comprehensive review of the legal services landscape across Illinois for all classes of legal consumers. The Task Force is expected to explore all areas it deems relevant, including the impact of technology on the accessibility and delivery of legal services, innovative means of delivery, judicial processes, alternative business structures for law firms, and pertinent trends throughout the United States. The Task Force is also expected to make recommendations designed to address and improve the delivery of legal services consistent with the highest professional standards and protection of the public.

2016 Report and Recommendations of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Task Force On The Future Of Legal Services

Committee Roster

  • Timothy E. Moran, Schmidt Salzman & Moran Ltd, Chicago, Chair
  • Lisa M. Nyuli, Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel PC, South Elgin, Vice-Chair
  • Thomas A. Bruno, Bruno Law Offices LLC, Urbana, Member
  • Edward J. Burt, Urban & Burt Ltd, Oak Forest, Member
  • Hon. John P. Coady, Taylorville, Member
  • Kelli E. Gordon, Feldman Wasser, Springfield, Member
  • John J. Horeled, Crystal Lake, Member
  • Kenya A. Jenkins-Wright, Illinois Guardianship & Advocacy Commission, Chicago, Member
  • Hon. Ann B. Jorgensen, Appellate Court Building, Elgin, Member
  • Marron A. Mahoney, Illinois Dept of Juvenile Justice, Chicago, Member
  • Mark Marquardt, Lawyers Trust Fund, Chicago, Member
  • Gerald W. Napleton, Ridge & Downes, Chicago, Member
  • John G. O’Brien, Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund Inc, Arlington Hts, Member
  • Hon. Jessica A. O’Brien, Circuit Court of Cook County Municipal Division, Chicago, Member
  • Mary T. Robinson, Robinson Law Group LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Rick L. Turner, Jr., Turner & Sackett LLC, Sycamore, Member
  • Angelica W. Wawrzynek, Tapella & Eberspacher LLC, Mattoon, Member
  • Charles J. Northrup, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison