DuPage Lawyer Is Candidate for Illinois State Bar Association Third Vice President
DuPage Lawyer James F. McCluskey of Momkus McCluskey LLC runs for the position of Third Vice President of the Illinois State Bar Association.
DuPage Lawyer James F. McCluskey, Candidate for ISBA 3rd Vice President
"'I am thankful for the support I have received throughout this campaign. I am committed to serving the members of the Illinois State Bar Association by improving the economic welfare of all Illinois attorneys,' says McCluskey."
The DuPage law firm Momkus McCluskey LLC is pleased to announce their support for Founding Partner James F. McCluskey in his candidacy for the position of 2015 Illinois State Bar Association Third Vice President. The 2015 election ballots will be sent out to association members on March 26 and voting will officially commence once the ballots are received.
“I am thankful for the support I have received throughout this campaign. I am committed to serving the members of the Illinois State Bar Association by improving the economic welfare of all Illinois attorneys,” says McCluskey.
McCluskey fully supports the following ISBA member benefits:
Opposition to Proposed Legal Services Tax
In July of 2014, Illinois gubernatorial candidate, Bruce Rauner, proposed expanding the Illinois sales tax to include businesses and occupations that provide legal services. McCluskey will advocate that the ISBA lobby to oppose this unnecessary burden on the cost of doing business for Illinois attorneys.
New and Improved ISBA Job Bank
McCluskey proposes that the ISBA implement a new and improved job bank for attorneys looking to hire attorneys. This new and improved job bank will provide quick and efficient hiring processes and help ensure a bright future for Illinois attorneys. Attorneys will keep their resumes updated in a database to broadcast and respond to job inquiries. The job bank will also benefit law firms looking to hire by eliminating the financial burden of advertising.
Keeping Membership Dues Down
McCluskey will strive to keep the cost of an ISBA membership at a reasonable rate, while offering information and resources that will provide a significant return on the member's investment. He wants to ensure that the ISBA members receive value from the organization.
DuPage Lawyer James F. McCluskey is a Founding Partner at Momkus McCluskey LLC. He has practiced commercial litigation for over 35 years and has tried more than 55 civil jury trials to verdict in Illinois. He earned his J.D. from Northern Illinois University College of Law and a Master of Laws in Taxation from The John Marshall Law School. To find out more about McCluskey’s credentials visit his campaign website here.
About Momkus McCluskey LLC:
The law firm of Momkus McCluskey LLC is located in Lisle, Illinois. The DuPage County law firm represents clients with legal matters pertaining to business law, commercial and civil litigation, insurance litigation and coverage, appellate practice, estate planning, family law and healthcare law. Call (630) 434-0400 or fill out the online contact form to schedule an initial consultation with an experienced DuPage County attorney.