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Get Answers to Your Legal Questions with Practice HQ

Posted on October 10, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

ISBA members can now schedule a one-on-one, remote consultation or send questions via email to legal experts through Practice HQ, our one-stop microsite for practice management and technology information.

Formed in partnership with Affinity Consulting, Practice HQ now includes two easy ways to get legal technology and law practice management questions answered for no cost by an Affinity expert.

Lawyer Referral Service Makes More than 800 Referrals in September

Posted on October 8, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

The Illinois State Bar Association’s Lawyer Finder Service provides referrals to local lawyers Mondays through Fridays. The Service makes referrals in a number of areas of law. For the month of September 2018 there were more than 800 referrals given.

Here are the results for September 2018:

ISBA Launches Redesigned Section Newsletters

Posted on September 19, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

The ISBA has redesigned all section newsletters to improve this valuable member resource. Beginning with September 2018 issues, all newsletters will be delivered straight to section members’ inboxes with a redesigned look.
 
And back by popular demand, section newsletters again feature downloadable PDF versions, which can be printed for offline reading.

Exclusive Keurig Discounts for ISBA Members

Posted on September 13, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

As an ISBA member, you now have access to exclusive members-only discounts at Office Depot and OfficeMax. Your discount can be used for personal or business purchases of thousands of eligible program items such as ink and toner, paper, cleaning and breakroom supplies, and even furniture.

Lawyer Referral Service Makes More than 1,000 Referrals in August

Posted on September 10, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

The Illinois State Bar Association’s Lawyer Finder Service provides referrals to local lawyers Mondays through Fridays. The Service makes referrals in a number of areas of law. For the month of August 2018 there were more than 1,000 referrals given.

Here are the results for August 2018:

Exclusive Chicago Blackhawks Tickets Offer

Posted on September 5, 2018 by Rhys Saunders



With the 2018-19 season quickly approaching, we would like to offer you an exclusive opportunity to purchase Chicago Blackhawks tickets.

When you purchase a ticket to the Blackhawks vs. Anaheim Ducks game on Tuesday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m., you will also receive the following pregame experience at MB Ice Arena*:

Making Time to Read in a Digital Age

Posted on August 28, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

Editor’s note: This is part of an Illinois Lawyer Now series focused on resources available to ISBA members on Practice HQ, our "one-stop microsite" for practice management and technology information. This wealth of resources was designed to help you practice smarter by housing high-quality information in one place.

By Jeff Schoenberger, Esq.
Affinity Consulting Group

Two things often in short supply for lawyers are time and money. Harried schedules chase away things lacking immediacy. One thing I sacrificed was pleasure reading. Between family, work, and other commitments, sitting down to read a book was a lost joy.

Thankfully, within the last several years, books have become more accessible for people with chaotic lives. Here are some ways that you can find time to read and learn while still moving at a frenetic pace.

Lawyer Referral Service Makes More than 800 Referrals in July

Posted on August 7, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

The Illinois State Bar Association’s Lawyer Finder Service provides referrals to local lawyers Mondays through Fridays. The Service makes referrals in a number of areas of law. For the month of July 2018 there were more than 800 referrals given.

Here are the results for July 2018:

Create Custom Legal Documents with IllinoisBarDocs

Posted on July 26, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

Are you in need of document assembly without the steep learning curve or high price tag?
 
IllinoisBarDocs is the ISBA's fully automated document assembly system that is built around a library of Illinois-specific legal forms. It is available on the HotDocs Market, which is a new ecommerce website where bar associations and other legal publishers make forms available to lawyers.

It now includes a complete estate plan drafting system that allows you to efficiently create both trust-based and will-based plans. For the low cost of $20/month or $199/year, an IllinoisBarDocs subscription lets you successfully compete with online DIY legal services.

Lawyer Referral Service Makes More than 900 Referrals in June

Posted on July 9, 2018 by Rhys Saunders

The Illinois State Bar Association’s Lawyer Finder Service provides referrals to local lawyers Mondays through Fridays. The Service makes referrals in a number of areas of law. For the month of June 2018 there were more than 900 referrals given.

Here are the results for June 2018:

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