News Tag: Task Force
December 16, 2019
By Bob Glaves | CBF Executive Director
One of the common traits of our legal profession is to view ourselves as unique in the world. And that is certainly true to an extent, as the practice of law involves specialized expertise and services that good lawyers are distinctively able to provide.
But we are […]Tags: Future of the Profession | Legal Innovation | Task Force read more ...
November 12, 2019
The CBA and CBF earlier this month launched a new Task Force on the Sustainable Practice of Law & Innovation with the interconnected goals of making legal services more affordable and accessible for the public and making the practice of law more innovative and sustainable for lawyers. Building on the CBA and CBF’s prior leadership on these issues and similar efforts in other jurisdictions, the Task Force will reimagine the way we regulate the business of law in Illinois and ultimately make recommendations to the Illinois Supreme Court to modernize the Rules of Professional Conduct to advance these goals. Learn more…Tags: Future of the Profession | Legal Innovation | Sustainable Practices | Task Force read more ...