>> Judge Painter speaks at John Marshall

Judge Painter speaks at John Marshall

Judge Painter speaks at John Marshall

Scribes – The American Society of Legal Writers – gave a legal writing program last Friday at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. Shown here in the photograph are Judge Mark Painter (a board member of Scribes), panel moderator Anthony Niedwiecki (President-elect of ALWD and Director of the Lawyering Skills Program at John Marshall), and Joe Kimble (another board member of Scribes and professor at Thomas Cooley Law School in Michigan).

The legal writing program was well attended, including many students from The John Marshall Law School, adjunct professors from local law schools in Chicago, and even law clerks from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. (read more…)