Section Newsletter Articles on Senior Lawyers

Senior lawyers at the Bar By Leonard F. Amari Senior Lawyers, June 2011 A review of the benefits of ISBA membership.
Seniors, don’t sell your law practice. Have fun! By John W. Damisch Senior Lawyers, June 2011 A few reasons you should consider keeping your practice.
Real estate tax exemptions for senior citizens By Leonard F. Amari Senior Lawyers, March 2008 In Cook County, senior citizens can take advantage of two important residential real estate tax exemptions: the Senior Citizen Homestead Exemption and the Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption.
Senior Lawyers and CLE Programs Senior Lawyers, March 2008 From the great minds of seasoned lawyers, the Senior Lawyers Section Council has been brainstorming on pertinent topics for the aging lawyer for the CLE department.
Reflections on 50 years of practice By Hon. Roger W. Eichmeier Bench and Bar, June 2007 The commencement of the 50th year from graduation from law school, obtaining your first job, and being admitted to the bar bring reflection on your career and the changes over that time.
Practice Alert: Contingencies By Matt Maloney General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, June 2006 Have you considered "partial disability" as part of your practice's disaster-preparedness plan?
ISBA recognizes senior government lawyers Government Lawyers, June 2005 Fllowing the Committee on Government Lawyers' CLE presentation "Basics of the Legislative Process" on March 7, 2005, the committee hosted a networking reception in Springfield to honor nine Senior Government Lawyers for their years of service-to government and to the bar.
What happens when aging lawyers don’t know when to quit? By Timothy G. Shelton Elder Law, June 2005 In a Mississippi courtroom in 1979, final arguments in a homicide prosecution at last got underway.