Adam Margolin Elected to Assembly of Illinois State Bar Association07/18/13
CHICAGO, ILL. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Adam T. Margolin, an associate in the firm's Chicago office, has been elected to the Assembly of the Illinois State Bar Association ("ISBA"). The 203-member Assembly is the policy making body of ISBA. In addition, he was appointed to serve on ISBA's Energy, Utilities, Telecommunications & Transportation Section Council and the Local Government Law Section Council.
Margolin is a member of the firm's Energy & Environmental Law Group. Prior to joining the firm, he served as Senior Corporation Counsel with the City of Chicago Department of Law. Margolin also served as Deputy Counsel to the Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives for five years. In each position, he worked on cutting-edge, complex energy-related matters, as well as on a variety of additional high-profile legislative items.
He earned his law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law and his bachelor's degree in political science from Washington University in St. Louis.
About Illinois State Bar Association
Founded in 1877, the ISBA is the premier legal association in the state of Illinois. As a voluntary organization of more than 30,000 members, the Association's primary focus is to assist Illinois lawyers in the practice of law and to promote improvements in the administration of justice. The Association engages in many important activities on behalf of the profession - among them proposing and shaping legislation, educating the public, and supporting the courts and the rule of law.
About Quarles & Brady LLP
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