Michael Strauss recognized by the University of Illinois College of Law, Alumni Reporter for his Richard H. Teas Legislative Support Award. Michael Strauss has been selected by the ISBA to receive the 2019-2020 Richard H. Teas Legislative Support Award. The award acknowledges an ISBA member’s meritorious service provided in support of ISBA’s legislative efforts in…Read More
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Gary Schlesinger’s, Letter to the Editor, published by the Lake County Bar Association, Docket, Titled, Withdrawing an Appearance as the Attorney of Record.
We are please to announce that Attorney Michael Strauss has been selected to receive the 2019-2020 Richard H. Teas Legislative Support Award by the Illinois State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legislation. Michael was nominated by Attorney Gary Schlesinger to receive this award, which is conferred by the ISBA. This award acknowledges an ISBA member’s…Read More
Congratulations to the attorneys of Schlesinger & Strauss LLC on their respective appointments to the Illinois State Bar Association: Attorney Gary Schlesinger has been appointed to serve as Member for the 2020-2021 ISBA Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission and the ISBA Civil Practice & Procedure Section Council. Attorney Michael Strauss has been appointed to serve…Read More
Congratulations to Gary! His Illinois State Bar Association membership is being transferred to Privileged classification. Privileged Members are those members who have reached the golden age of 75 and have given at least 25 years of continuous service and support to the Illinois State Bar Association. Thank you for your many years of service to…Read More
On February 5th, attorney Michael Strauss is presenting to the Association of Women Attorneys of Lake County on the topic of “Effect of Section 607.6 of the IMDMA and Proposed Amendments.”
On February 3rd, attorney Michael Strauss is presenting at the Matrimonial Law CLE presented by the North Suburban Bar Association on the topic of “Effect of Section 607.6 of the IMDMA and Proposed Amendments”
Michael Strauss is mentioned in a January, 2020 Illinois Bar Journal Presidents Page article, “If You Build It, They Will Come, Limited Scope Representation is Working in Iowa. Why Not in Illinois?” by ISBA President, David B. Sosin. The following are excerpts of the article: “From our conversations with Iowa State Bar Association leaders and…Read More
Attorney Gary Schlesinger has been chosen by the incoming president, David Pasulka, to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers starting November 1, 2019. December 6, Gary will be attending the mid year meeting of the Illinois State Bar Association where he will…Read More
Deanna Hoyt was recently selected to be part of the ISBA’s inaugural Leadership Academy. The Illinois State Bar Association Leadership Academy’s mission is to enhance the professional careers of young, diverse members of the Illinois Bar. The program aims to serve the next generation of legal professionals by providing training to become effective leaders in…Read More