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A Tale of Two Courts By Vincent F. Cornelius April 2017 Column, Page 10 For all our differences, we lawyers share the experience of a long journey from there to here.
The Truest Test of Democracy By Vincent F. Cornelius March 2017 Column, Page 10 An authority on immigration law weighs in on the president's executive order.
Restraint and the Art of Leadership By Vincent F. Cornelius February 2017 Column, Page 10 Sometimes the truest test of leadership is knowing when to keep silent.
Meet Your ISBA Staff By Vincent F. Cornelius January 2017 Column, Page 11 View ISBA staff members in Springfield and Chicago with this pictorial directory.
Thank You, Bar Presidents By Vincent F. Cornelius December 2016 Column, Page 9 An honor role of bar presidents from throughout the state.
The Journey Thus Far By Vincent F. Cornelius November 2016 Column, Page 10 A late-fall look at 2016-17 projects and priorities.
The Law School Class of 2019 By Vincent F. Cornelius October 2016 Column, Page 10 My visits to three law school orientation sessions left me feeling encouraged about the future of the ISBA and our profession.
Musings About Life Beyond the Law By Vincent F. Cornelius September 2016 Column, Page 10 Most lawyers wonder what another career might be like, while many nonlawyers yearn to join our profession. Whose grass is greener?
Understanding Implicit Bias By Vincent F. Cornelius August 2016 Column, Page 10 The first step in understanding and addressing implicit bias is recognizing that it exists.
Making History By Vincent F. Cornelius July 2016 Column, Page 10 The ISBA's new president on his pioneering role.
Ciao for Now By Umberto S. Davi June 2016 Column, Page 10 A look back at the 2015-16 bar year.
IllinoisBarDocs: Smart Forms for ISBA Members By Umberto S. Davi May 2016 Column, Page 8 The ISBA's affordable library of fully automated legal forms can save you time and money.
A Home Away from Home, Courtesy of ISBA Mutual By Umberto S. Davi April 2016 Column, Page 10 ISBA members can thank an old friend for a new meeting place.
The President’s Club Needs You! By Umberto S. Davi March 2016 Column, Page 12 There's still time to join the 2016 ISBA President's Club and help build a stronger ISBA.
Tax on Legal Services Ahead? Help LAWPAC Help Lawyers By Umberto S. Davi February 2016 Column, Page 10 This will be an important year in Springfield, and LAWPAC needs your help.
Schedule Time for Yourself By Umberto S. Davi January 2016 Column, Page 10 Don't forget to put "having a life" on your calendar.
40 Years and Counting By Umberto S. Davi December 2015 Column, Page 10 Congratulations to Bob Craghead for 40 years of service to the ISBA.
The Many Things Lawyers Can Do By Ralph Cagle November 2015 Column, Page 12 Lawyers are multitalented, multi­dimensional people who use their legal training and skill in a variety of ways.
New Initiatives Help ISBA Members Adapt to a Changing Profession By Umberto S. Davi October 2015 Column, Page 10 ISBA is launching new programs to help lawyers succeed in the face of unprecedented change.
Ready or Not, the Future is Coming By Umberto S. Davi September 2015 Column, Page 10 The ABA meeting was a chance to think big about the future of our profession.
Projects and Priorities for the Year Ahead By Umberto S. Davi August 2015 Column, Page 8 Expanding practice opportunities for law students and launching ISBA legal forms are just two of the items on this year's agenda.
America, the Immigrant’s Dream By Umberto S. Davi July 2015 Column, Page 10 America is a place where a 14-year-old from Sicily has the freedom and opportunity to prosper.
An Immigrant’s Tale By Ed Finkel July 2015 Article, Page 22 ISBA President Umberto Davi arrived as a 14-year-old from Sicily and rose to success in law and life.
We’re All in This Together By Richard D. Felice June 2015 Column, Page 8 Oregon and California could join Washington in authorizing LLLTs.
More States Consider Licensing Legal Technicians By Richard D. Felice May 2015 Column, Page 8 Oregon and California could join Washington in authorizing LLLTs.
The Changing Market for Legal Services By Richard D. Felice April 2015 Column, Page 8 More prospective clients are looking online and elsewhere for legal help.
Ready, Set, Vote! By Richard D. Felice March 2015 Column, Page 8 ISBA election season opens this month.
Words Worth Repeating By Richard D. Felice February 2015 Column, Page 8 Lawyers should commit themselves to "unimpeachable justice."
Focus on Civics Education By Richard D. Felice January 2015 Column, Page 8 ISBA is teaming up with the Illinois Judges Association to promote civics education.
Holiday Greetings By Richard D. Felice December 2014 Column, Page 564 From Rick, Umberto, Vince, Russ, and Paula A special thanks to our members of the Illinois State Bar Association family. Hope your holidays are full of joy, family, friends, and happiness, with all the best in the New Year.