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Reaching Out to Generation Next

By Ed Finkel
August
2013
Article
Page 400
Young lawyers have different needs than their more senior colleagues. New President Paula Holderman wants to make sure the ISBA speaks their language.

FREE CLE from ISBA

By Janan Hanna
July
2013
Article
Page 340
ISBA members can earn up to 15 MCLE credit hours per year at their computers and mobile devices. Here's how it works.

The Race for Relevancy

By Paula H. Holderman
July
2013
Column
Page 328
ISBA is taking steps to increase its value to Illinois lawyers.

Ready to Lead? Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Council

By Paula H. Holderman
January
2013
Column
Page 7

Hat Couture

November
2012
Column
Page 590
From the archives.

The ISBA at the Illinois State Fair

August
2012
Column
Page 397
From the archives

Through the “Meeting Legal Needs” Lens

By Maria Kantzavelos
July
2012
Article
Page 356
Among other projects, ISBA President John E. Thies will promote adequate funding of and public trust in Illinois courts and examine the law-student debt crisis. Here's a look at the year ahead.

The ISBA Annual Meeting hits the road.

June
2012
Column
Page 326
From the archives

Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section

By John E. Thies
January
2012
Column
Page 7
Our ISBA Family Invites You to Join an ISBA Committee or Section

Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section

By John E. Thies
December
2011
Column
Page 600
Our ISBA Family Invites You to Join an ISBA Committee or Section

A Business Lawyer Plugs into the Business of Law

By Helen W. Gunnarsson
July
2011
Article
Page 340
ISBA President John G. Locallo will use his bully pulpit to help lawyers understand the power and importance of practice-oriented technology.

The Real Heroes of Member Service

By Mark D. Hassakis
May
2011
Column
Page 220
The ISBA works because we - all of us - make it work.

Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section

By John G. Locallo
January
2011
Column
Page 7
Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section.

Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section

By John G. Locallo
December
2010
Column
Page 607
Nominate Yourself for an ISBA Committee or Section.

Illinois Lawyer Finder: ISBA’s Member-Client Connection

By Mark D. Hassakis
October
2010
Column
Page 500
Illinois Lawyer Finder can connect you with clients. Shouldn't you be there?

Tips from Veteran ISBA Members

By Mark D. Hassakis
September
2010
Column
Page 444
Great advice from experienced ISBA colleagues.

The Urgent Need for Juvenile Justice Reform

By Mark D. Hassakis
August
2010
Column
Page 392
Our costly juvenile justice system too often does more harm than good. Fortunately, there's a better way.

ISBA Lawyers Do Care

By Mark D. Hassakis
July
2010
Column
Page 340
They care about strengthening communities, helping children, and more.

Government Lawyers and the ISBA

By John G. O’Brien
May
2010
Column
Page 228
Lawyer public servants explain why they belong.

Defense Lawyers - You Can’t Afford Not to Be ISBA Members

By John G. O’Brien
April
2010
Column
Page 172
If you're a civil defense lawyer, you owe it to yourself and your clients to belong.

ISBA Opinion 10-02 Reins in Real Estate Brokers

By Peter J. Birnbaum
April
2010
Column
Page 212
This new ethics opinion is good news for real estate lawyers, the author contends.

Inaugural Animal Law newsletter highlights ISBA’s newest section

By Helen W. Gunnarsson
March
2010
LawPulse
Page 122
The range of articles reflects the diversity and broad reach of animal-law practice.

The Many Money-Saving benefits of ISBA Membership

By John G. O’Brien
March
2010
Column
Page 120
No doubt about it - your dues investment has a very high return.

Helping Women in the Profession and Beyond

By John G. O’Brien
February
2010
Column
Page 64
A look at the work of ISBA's Committee on Women in the Law

ISBA Mutual - A Success Story for Illinois Lawyers

By John G. O’Brien
January
2010
Column
Page 8
Here's what sets this lawyer-owned insurance company apart.

Join an ISBA Committee or Section

By Mark D. Hassakis
January
2010
Column
Page 9

Join an ISBA Committee or Section

By Mark D. Hassakis
December
2009
Column
Page 597
Our ISBA Family Invites You to Join an ISBA Committee or Section

Same Holiday Wishes, New Hope

By John G. O’Brien
December
2009
Column
Page 596
Hope survives a long and challenging year.

A Busy Year with More to Come from ISBA’s Young Lawyers

By John G. O’Brien
November
2009
Column
Page 544
With the bar year not half over, the ISBA YLD has been active on many fronts.

Our Season of Service: Meeting the Pro Bono Challenge

By John G. O’Brien
October
2009
Column
Page 488
Now more than ever is the time to give to the pro bono cause.

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