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Board of Directors
Hon. Lisa Y. Wilson
Part-time Messenger Position
O’Neal, Susan K., (primary office) 1515 N. Harlem Ave., Oak Park, Illinois 60302; Phone (708) 524-5463, Fax (708) 524-5478 Email: email@example.com.
O’Neal, Thomas W., 211 Fulton St., Suite 600, Peoria, IL 61602 Phone: (309) 999-6341 Fax: (309) 672-1568; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office Space Available
Attorney office for rent at 515 Elizabeth St., Pekin, Illinois, with a great location close to the courthouse. If interested, please call (309) 696-9744 for further details.
Columbus Day PMCLE
Lawyers Helping Service Members
Communications & Technology
All members: Did you know that you can create a login on the PCBA website and add information, such as areas of practice, law school, and upload your photo? How many potential clients look to the bar association’s website for attorney information?
We are compiling information for the 2013 Attorneys’ Directory. If your information or information within your firms has changed, please forward the information to our office no later than November 1, 2012.
Local Continuing Legal Education Seminars
Mark your calendars for the upcoming seminars:
Brown Bag Series
Thank you to all who have paid their annual membership dues. Second notices were sent out on September 5, 2012. If you have not paid your dues and have misplaced your invoice please contact our office. If you would like to pay online please go to www.peoriabar.org/Shop. According to Article VII., Section 2. of the By-Laws: “If the dues of any member required to pay dues are not fully paid within sixty (60) days after billing, the Secretary-Treasurer shall again bill such delinquent member for dues. If, upon the expiration of thirty (30) days thereafter, [October 5, 2012] such member’s dues remain unpaid, such member shall thereupon automatically cease to be a member of the PCBA, his/her name to be deleted from the membership roster.…”
Our next new members’ luncheon will be held on November 7, 2012. Invitations to our newest members will be mailed soon. The PCBA “Hospitality Reception” has been set for Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 5:00 p.m. at Ulrich's Rebellions Room, 631 Main Street. Free food and beverages. All PCBA members and newly-admitted attorneys are welcome. .
Peoria County Pro Bono Plan
The following attorneys and their staff have recently closed pro bono cases during the month: William Anderson, Stacy Crabtree, Steven Glancy, Debbie Harper, Jeremy Heiple, Casey Kepple, Robert Muir (3 cases) Karen Stumpe (2 cases), Valerie Umholtz, and Jennifer Wolfe.
Pro Bono Week: October 21 - 27
Access to Justice . . . After Hours 2012
From PCBA Member, Ron Hanna, who is a Board member of CASA of Peoria County: CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for children) will be holding its annual CASAblanca, Dancing with the (Local) Stars on Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Par-A-Dice Hotel Ballroom. For more information contact Pam Perrilles at (309) 699-2939 or email@example.com.