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In This Issue…
- From the chair
A note from the chair, Hon. Patrick J. Leston.
- Pro bono opportunities for retired lawyers
Information for all retired lawyers to find a pro bono opportunity, regardless of their registration status.
- Quick Takes recordings
How to get started with your Quick Takes for Your Practice video.
- Book review: The Last Day of Night
A summary and review of The Last Day of Night by Graham Moore.
- Calling senior lawyers!
An overview of opportunities for attorneys and judges to volunteer their time in their communities toward the advancement of civics education.
- What happened to the senior lawyer listserv?
Information to get involved in the Senior Lawyers discussion on ISBA Central.
- Succession planning: The proposed Supreme Court Rule 781
At the June 2018 ISBA Annual Meeting, the ISBA Assembly approved the proposed Illinois Supreme Court Rule 781, which was drafted by the ISBA Special Committee on Succession and Transition Planning and is awaiting review by the Illinois Supreme Court Professionalism and Rules Committee.
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