Category Archives: Firm News

Category Archives: Firm News

Illinois State Bar Association’s Mid-Year Meeting

This week, I am attending the Illinois State Bar Association’s Mid-Year Meeting. I am Chair of the Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education and am a Member of the ISBA’s Assembly, Women and the Law Committee and Criminal Justice Section Council. Lori G. Levin Attorney at Law 180 N. LaSalle, Suite 3700 Chicago, IL 60601 […]

Speaking engagement for Chicago Bar Association

On Wednesday, I will participate in a panel discussion at the Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago. The Career Advancement Program is directed towards young lawyers. It is about “Practice Areas, Pros and Cons–Understand Where You Will Thrive.” I will be speaking on criminal law. I have always considered it an honor to […]

Easier Access to Parking at the Law Office

The opening of the Wells Street Bridge will make visiting the law office easier. For the past year, the Wells Street Bridge has been closed for repairs. It opened earlier this morning. This law office offers validated parking at the 177 North Wells Parking Garage. The opening of the bridge will make garage parking more […]

Volunteering

Today, I agreed to mentor a young lawyer through the John Marshall Law School. Yesterday, I agreed to be an alumni interviewer through the Georgetown University Law Center. I have done both before. I am paying it forward, honoring those who have helped me. Lori G. Levin Attorney at Law 180 N. LaSalle, Suite 3700 […]

Wonderful email of appreciation from former client

This morning, I received the following email from a former client who I successfully defended. It read: ” ‘ It’s in spirit, nor form of justice that keeps law alive.’ ” You definitely have passion and spirit for justice and your job. It speaks highly of you and the job that you perform. I can’t […]

Liberally quoted in Illinois Bar Journal on Continuing Legal Education

As the immediate past Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education, I was widely quoted in last month’s Illinois Bar Journal article on the free continuing legal education offered by the ISBA. The inception of free CLE came about during my tenure of chair of the committee. The article […]

News and items of interest on Facebook and Twitter

Frequently, I post items of interest pertaining to criminal, juvenile and mental health law on the firm Facebook page and Twitter account. To keep current, please follow at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lori-G-Levin-Attorney-at-Law/210343479896 on Facebook and @LoriLevin on Twitter. Lori G. Levin Attorney at Law 180 N. LaSalle, Suite 3700 Chicago, IL 60601 [email protected] www.lorilevinlaw.com

Illinois State Bar Association’s 137th Annual Meeting

I am attending the Illinois State Bar Association’s 137th Annual Meeting in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. I am a member of the ISBA’s Assembly, Standing Committee on Women and the Law and Criminal Justice Section Council. I am also the Ex-Officio Chair of its Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education. It is important to be an […]

Radio interview with American Edition of Voice of Russia Radio re DNA swabs from arrestees

Just gave interview to the American edition of the Voice of Russia Radio on today’s United States Supreme Court’s decision regarding the taking of DNA mouth swaps in Maryland v. King, 569 U.S. __ (2013). For more about the decision, see the blog entry listed below at /2/post/2013/06/united-states-supreme-court-decision-on-dna-samples-from-arrestees.html Lori G. Levin Attorney at Law 180 […]

Appointments

This week, I was notified that I have been reappointed to the Illinois State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education, Standing Committee on Women and the Law and the Criminal Justice Section Council. I have been a long-time member of these committees and council and am completing a two-year appointment as Chair of […]

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