Lisle, IL (PRWEB) May 07, 2015
Momkus McCluskey, LLC is proud to announce that Partner James. F. McCluskey has been elected Third Vice President of the Illinois State Bar Association. McCluskey will serve one year in each of the three vice presidential offices before he becomes president of the association in 2018.
McCluskey’s campaign was focused on supporting ISBA member benefit initiatives including:
Opposition to Proposed Legal Services Tax
New and Improved ISBA Job Bank
Keeping Membership Dues Down
“I am honored and humbled by this opportunity to serve the members of the Illinois State Bar Association. I look forward to continuing to improve this great organization for all Illinois attorneys. Thank you to all of those who supported my campaign—this wouldn’t have been possible without you,” says McCluskey.
McCluskey is a founding partner at Momkus McCluskey, LLC with offices in Lisle and Chicago, where he concentrates on commercial litigation. Throughout his 35-year legal career, he has tried more than 55 civil jury trials to verdict in state and federal courts throughout Illinois.
McCluskey has held several prominent leadership roles for the Illinois State Bar Association. He was recently appointed to the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Professional Responsibility. He currently serves as a member on the Illinois State Bar Foundation, and is the acting Chair of the ISBA Task Force on the Effect of Law School Debt on the Profession. He is also a Chair of the Facilities and Technology Committee of the ISBA. He is a member of the ISBA Budget & Audit Committee and Investment Committee.
McCluskey also served as President, General Counsel and Assistant Treasurer of the DuPage County Bar Association.
McCluskey earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Elmhurst College in 1976, Juris Doctorate Degree from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 1979, and a Master of Laws in Taxation from The John Marshall Law School in 1988.
About Momkus McCluskey, LLC:
Momkus McCluskey, LLC is a full service Illinois law firm that represents clients with a wide range of legal services pertaining to business law, healthcare law, commercial and civil litigation, insurance litigation, appellate practice, estate planning and family law.
The team of seasoned attorneys at Momkus McCluskey, LLC represent individuals and businesses throughout the Chicagoland area from two convenient office locations in Lisle and Downtown Chicago. Call (630) 434-0400 or fill out the online contact form to schedule an initial consultation today.
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