Illinois Creditors Bar Association

Committees

 

Non-Standing Commitees

  • Appellate Committee
    Cindy Johnson, Chair

    The Appellate Committee serves to review requests that ILCBA contribute an amicus brief in appeals affecting our membership and our practice areas. Members and non-members are encouraged to submit a request that ILCBA contribute an amicus brief at the earliest possible opportunity, because we must seek leave to file an amicus with the court. See S. Ct. R. 345. Some factors relevant to the committee’s consideration of an amicus request are the importance of the questions presented to our... [ Read More ]


  • Ethics Committee
    Steven Fink, Chair

    The Ethics Committee serves as a conduit between ILCBA's membership and the ILCBA's ethics advisor, Sari Montgomery of RobinsonNiro LLC.  Ethics questions posted by ILCBA's membership on the ListServ regarding ethical obligations, whether to clients, colleagues or opponents, can be answered by an attorney experienced in professional responsibility, ethics and disciplinary matters.

     

    Steven J. Fink & Associates

    25 E Washington Street, Suite 1233

    Chicago IL 60602

    Tel:  312.696.1000


Standing Committees

  • Administration Committee
    Cindy Johnson, Chair

    The Administration Committee oversees ILCBA administrative issues, including overseeing the Executive Director.

     

    Johnson Legal Group, LLC

    39 S LaSalle Street, Suite 820

    Chicago IL 60603

    Tel:  312.345.1306

    Fax:  312.345.1308

    cjohnson@jnlegal.net


  • Courts Committee
    Michael Starzec, Chair

    The Courts Committee acts as liaison with courts and court clerks throughout the state, and monitors court rules changes.

     

    Blitt and Gaines, P.C.

    661 Glen Avenue

    Wheeling, IL  60090

    Tel: 847.403.4901

    Fax: 312.920.0625

    mikestarzec@blittandgaines.com


  • Education Committee
    Chris DiPlacido, Co-Chair

    The education committee plans the seminars and maintains the organization’s Continuing Legal Education certification. 

     

    Resurgence Legal Group, P.C.

    1161 Lake Cook Road, Suite E

    Deerfield, IL  60015

    Tel:  847.656.0550

    Fax: 847.656.2201

    cdiplacido@resurgencelegal.com


  • Education Committee
    Mona Naser, Co-Chair

    The education committee plans the seminars and maintains the organization’s Continuing Legal Education certification. 

     

    Davis McGrath LLC

    125 South Wacker Drive

    Suite 1700

    Chicago, IL 60606


  • Finance Committee, Chair
    Michael S. Matek

    The Finance Committee assists treasurer in financial matters including budgeting, audits, financial books and records.

     

    Matek & Mazar, PC

    77 W Washington Street, Suite 1313

    Chicago IL 60602

    Tel:  312.372.5800

    Fax: 312.372.1276

    mmatek@mateklaw.com


  • Legislation Committee
    Conrad Noll IV, Co-Chair

    The Legislative Committee monitors legislative changes and proposals. It suggests and drafts legislation or rules for the advancement of creditors’ rights. The committee also assists other organizations/legislators that sponsor or promote creditors’ rights or rule changes.

     

    Resurgence Legal Group PC

    1161 Lake Cook Road, Suite E

    Deerfield, IL 60015

    Tel:  847.656.0550

    Fax:  847.656.0551

    cnoll@resurgencelegal.com


  • Legislation Committee
    Stacie E. Barhorst, Co-Chair

    The Legislative Committee monitors legislative changes and proposals. It suggests and drafts legislation or rules for the advancement of creditors’ rights. The committee also assists other organizations/legislators that sponsor or promote creditors’ rights or rule changes.


    Stacie E. Barhorst

    Kaplan, Papadakis & Gournis, P.C.

    180 N. LaSalle St.

    Suite 2108

    Chicago, IL  60601

    (312) 726-0531

    (312) 726-4928 (fax)

    sbarhorst@kpglaw.com

    www.kpglaw.com


  • Membership And Publicity Committee
    Steven J. Fink, Chair

    The Membership and Publicity Committee generates new membership and oversees current membership issues. It publicizes Illinois Creditors Bar Association activities, announcements, and seminars, both to members and non-members.

     

    Steven J. Fink & Associates

    25 E Washington Street, Suite 1233

    Chicago IL 60602

    Tel:  312.696.1000

    Fax: 312.696.1007

    sfink26340@aol.com


  • Scholarship Committee
    Michael Matek, Chair

    ILCBA is always trying to promote its image.  By offering scholarships to law students, we expect to promote our image among young lawyers and law students.  

     

    This committee will work to establish the parameters for the awarding of the scholarships to worthy candidates.  The parameters will determine how the awards are made and to whom the awards are given.

     

    Matek & Mazar, PC

    77 W Washington Street, Suite 1313

    Chicago IL 60602

    Tel:  312.372.5800

    Fax: 312.372.1276

    mmatek@mateklaw.com


  • Technology Committee
    Colin Gilbert, Chair

    The Technology Committee oversees the listserv and website development and maintenance.

     

    Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC

    800 E. Northwest Highway

    Suite 1090

    Palatine, IL 60074

    P (847) 934-6000 Ext 12

    F (847) 934-6040



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