In This Issue
Board of Directors
Hon. Lisa Y. Wilson
Chief Assistant Public Defender
Legal Secretary Vacancy
Part-time Runner Needed
Borden, Stuart, P., 113 E. Williams, Wyoming, IL 61491; Telephone: (309) 695-2491, Fax: (309) 695-2401, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kepple, Casey C., Shay Kepple Phillips Ltd., 456 Fulton St. Suite 255, Peoria IL 61602. Telephone: (309) 494-6155 Fax: (309) 494-6156, Email: skplawyers.com.
Shields, Kevin A., Davis & Campbell, 401 Main St. Suite 1600, Peoria, IL 61602; Telephone: (309) 673-1681, Fax: (309) 673-1690, Email: email@example.com
Tomlin, James M., 1314 E. Marietta Ave., Peoria Heights, IL 61616. All other information remains the same.
Firm Name Changes
Shay Law Group, Ltd. to
William M. Shay
Hasselberg, Williams, Grebe,
Michael R. Hasselberg
All other information remains the same.
Lincoln Banquet & Gala
PCBA Past President Michael Lied would like to thank James W. Springer (right) who recently helped an Army Veteran with a foreclosure matter. He also encourages members interested in helping service members to contact him at (309) 672-1483 or firstname.lastname@example.org or the PCBA at (309) 674-6049 or email@example.com.
Schedule of Events and Court Holidays
Holiday Party 2012
On Thursday, December 6 the Entertainment Committee breathed new life into the annual Holiday Party! Pictured at left is the cast of the program, from left to right, Lisa Joseph, Ann Pieper, Rob Parker, Mark Flannery, Troy Roberts (at keyboard), Andrew Almasi, Jami Webster-Hall, and our stand-up comedian, Matthew Smith. Not shown is Michael Doubet. Thank you to our videographer, Bill Kocher, for compiling the video montage tribute to John Pusey (above) who stepped down after almost thirty years as emcee of the program.
Local Continuing Legal Education Seminars
To take advantage of the member benefit, register for all five courses for the price of four (only $260) by Monday, January 7. All seminars are being held at the Spalding Pastoral Center.
2013 Winter Series:
January 19: Family Law – James Lawson & Judge Jerelyn Maher-Shulz, Moderators
January 26: Civil Practice – Brad Elward & John Redlingshafer, Moderators
February 2: Serving Your Community and Your Profession – Michael Lied & David House, Moderators
February 16: Workers’ Compensation – Brad Elward & Arthur Kingery, Moderators
Brown Bag Series – Emily Wilburn and Jeffrey Bach, Co-Chairs
May 8: Professional Responsibility Seminar - James Lawson & Kevin Miller, Moderators
July 16: Federal Practice Seminar - Timothy Bertschy & Joseph VanFleet, Moderators
2012-13 Nominating Committee: Kevin Miller - Immediate Past PCBA President and Nominating Committee Chair
PCBA’S Distinguished Community Service Award - Nominations Sought
"...effective January 1, 2013, said Office of Chief Judge will become vacant as provided and defined in General Order 1(e). Pursuant to General Administrative Order 1(f), due to such vacancy, the Circuit Judge having tghe highest seniority of judicial service shall be the Acting Chief Judge. Now, therefore, effective January 1, 2013, the undersigned hereby designate that Judge Scott A. Shore, having such seniority, shall be elected to take office pursuant to General ORder 1(b)...."
Peoria County Pro Bono Plan
By Sandra Crow, Pro Bono Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
The following attorneys and their staff have recently closed pro bono cases during the month: Kirk Bode, Robert Coletta, Courtney Dean, Ann Pieper, Patrick Poston, Timothy McCarthy and Michael Sposato. Thank you for your generosity.