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In This Issue…
- Chair column
How can you help to empower women and girls during Women's History Month?
- Spotlight on Maxine Weiss Kunz
Learn more about Maxine, and where she was when she realized she wanted to start her own law firm.
- Good News
Many of our members have been selected for prestigious 2018 awards!
- The career of Lois Wood
Ms. Lois Wood has recently retired from practice, but her years of dedication to The Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation has created a lasting impact for the elderly and low-income residents of Illinois.
- Methods to ensure appropriate diligence and promptness in representing clients
Author Jennifer Bunker shares some practical advice for ensuring deadlines are met.
- Illinois legislators continue to combat the wage gap
Read about Illinois’ latest attempt at legislation specifically intended to narrow the wage gap.
- Lowering costs of healthcare by increasing access to midwives and nurse practitioners
Medical debts-- like those associated with childbirth-- are a leading cause of foreclosure and bankruptcy. One way to decrease the cost of healthcare is to expand access to freestanding birth centers, midwives, and nurse practitioners.
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