Publications

Articles on President's Page

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

Join the ISBA President’s Club

By Richard D. Felice
November
2014
Column
Page 516
Join the President's Club - and the elite Founders Circle - and help the ISBA do even more.

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

By Umberto S. Davi
October
2014
Column
Page 464

ISBA’s Solo & Small Firm Practice Institute

By Richard D. Felice
September
2014
Column
Page 416
Great practice-oriented programming is coming to a venue near you.

Member Service in Two Great Spaces

By Richard D. Felice
August
2014
Column
Page 364
The ISBA's Springfield and Chicago offices are worth a fresh look.

The Year Ahead

By Richard D. Felice
July
2014
Column
Page 312
The plans and priorities of ISBA's new president.

The Year in Review

By Paula H. Holderman
June
2014
Column
Page 264
A look at the projects, programs, and many accomplishments that made up the 2013-14 bar year.

The Leadership Journey

By Paula H. Holderman
May
2014
Column
Page 212
Reflections on an exhilarating, exhausting year.

Adapting to the New Legal Marketplace

By Paula H. Holderman
April
2014
Column
Page 160
Sharper competition is challenging law firms, law schools, and bar associations.

Low-Tech Is Not an Option

By Paula H. Holderman
March
2014
Column
Page 112
Lawyers must get comfortable with practice-related technology or risk losing business and running afoul of ethics rules.

Building the ISBA of the Future

By Paula H. Holderman
February
2014
Column
Page 60
The heat of forward motion is making February a warm month at ISBA.

Travels with the ISBA Umbrella

By Paula H. Holderman
January
2014
Column
Page 8
Large bar, small bar - we all need each other.

Season’s Greetings

By Paula H. Holderman
December
2013
Column
Page 604
Happy Holidays from the ISBA.

Welcome to the Profession

By Paula H. Holderman
November
2013
Column
Page 552
Real law careers begin with the ISBA.

We’ve Come a Long Way, But We’re Not There Yet

By Paula H. Holderman
October
2013
Column
Page 496
Though women lawyers have come a long way, there's unfinished business.

30 Female Blackstones

By Paula H. Holderman
September
2013
Column
Page 444
In August 1893, 30 female lawyers met in Chicago. A recent event remembered them.

ISBA’s New Lawyer Task Force

By Paula H. Holderman
August
2013
Column
Page 384
The challenges of young practitioners take center stage.

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