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LIVE WEB - Limited Scope Representation Part 2: Advanced Practice Techniques and Perspectives

Presented by the ISBA Standing Committee on Delivery of Legal Services

Live Webcast
Thursday, January 25, 2024
11:00 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

1.0 hour MCLE credit, including 1.0 hour approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit in the following category: Professionalism, Civility, or Legal Ethics credit

Gain a better understanding of this form of representation, including when it is strategically and ethically appropriate, the risks and pitfalls for the attorney and/or client, and how to better implement it into your practice. Topics include:
  • The role limited scope representation plays in allowing private practitioners and pro bono organizations to provide representation to persons of limited means;
  • The common misconceptions of limited scope representation;
  • The ethical considerations (and applicable rules) to keep in mind when providing limited scope representation.
The program offers attendees the opportunity to ask questions and get the speakers’ perspectives on a number of issues relating to limited scope representation.

Program Coordinators:
John E. Brennock, Diaz Anselmo & Associates, LLC, Naperville
Abigail G. Causer, Public Interest Law Initiative, Champaign
Lori K. Hansen, Champaign County Circuit Court, Urbana
Bryan P. Thompson, Chicago Consumer Law Center, P.C., Lisle
Megan McGlothlin Wood, Prairie State Legal Services, Inc., Bloomington

Program Moderator:
Abigail G. Causer, Public Interest Law Initiative, Champaign

Program Chat Moderator:
John E. Brennock, Diaz Anselmo & Associates, LLC, Naperville

Program Speakers:
Benjamin Boroughf, Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission, Chicago
Elliott Jensen, Land of Lincoln Legal Aid, Urbana
Rory Quinn, Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission, Chicago
Kendall Reeves, Land of Lincoln Legal Aid, St. Louis



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Program Information

  • Fees:
  • If you cannot attend the live web event, a full refund is available, if you cancel your registration up to the start of the live web event on the program page in your “My CLE Account”. 
  • Please Note: MCLE credit is available to registrants only on the day of this live event – and you must attend the entire program to earn MCLE credit. All registrants will receive access to a recording of the event a few days after the program, but credit is NOT available for the recording.