One way to ensure that you maximize the value of your Section membership is to sign up for a Section committee. Even if you do not want to be an active member, please sign up for the committees that deal with the areas of law in which you are interested.
- Diversity Law,
- Environmental Law,
- Emergency Management/Homeland Security,
- Eminent Domain,
- Government Operations and Liability,
- Land Use, Planning & Zoning,
- Public Contract,
- Public Education,
- Public Finance,
- State Attorneys General and Department of Justice Issues,
- Young Lawyers,
- International Practice (proposed), and
- Judicial Division (proposed).
Committee membership is free. For information on the Section’s committees, to join a committee, or to contact a committee chair or vice-chair, please visit http://adwww2.americanbar.org/sections/statelocal/Pages/Committees.aspx. This page lists the links to each of the Section’s committee web pages, where you will find details specific to each entity’s work. From there, you can also e-mail a chair or vice-chair directly if you are interested in contributing to the work of the committee, as well as sign up for one of the committee listservs.
Send your committee enrollment information to Marsha Boone, administrative assistant, at 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654-7598, 312/988-5649, fax 312/9885121, firstname.lastname@example.org.