New Lawyer Application Eligibility to Participate in Mentoring Program: New Lawyers shall be admitted to practice in Illinois no more than two years prior to the date of beginning the program; be registered on the Illinois ARDC Master Roll of Attorneys as active; and practice law in Illinois or intend to practice law in Illinois. If you meet the eligibility requirements and wish to participate in the mentoring program, please complete the New Lawyer Application form below. Thank-you for your interest in lawyer mentoring.Attorney Registration No:*First Name:*Last Name:*Street Address:*City:*State:*Zip:*Phone*Email:* Enter Email Confirm Email Twitter Handle:Facebook Address:LinkedIn Profile:Law School:*Employer:*1. Indicate your date of admission to the Illinois Bar.* 2. Are you currently employed as a practicing lawyer?*YesNoThird Choice3. Select up to five areas of practice which best describe your interests:* Admin/governmental Antitrust litigation Arbitration/mediation Bankruptcy Business/commercial Criminal Elder Employment/labor law Environmental Family/Domestic Federal practice General practice General litigation Health Immigration Intellectual property International Juvenile Practice management Personal injury/property damage Probate/trust/estate Real estate/landlord tenant Social security Sports/entertainment Tort/insurance Taxation Traffic Trial Work Workers comp Other:4. Check preferences for your mentor's type, size, and location of practice.Type of Practice: Solo practice Of counsel Law firm Government office/Judge In-House corporate counsel Non-legal job Size of firm/organization: 1 lawyer 2-9 lawyers 10-39 lawyers 40+ lawyers Location of practice: Large urban area Medium-sized city Small city/Rural area Other:5. I prefer a mentor with skills in the following area(s): (check all that apply) Appeals Technology Law practice management Regulatory board appearances Research Ability to discuss substance abuse and mental health issues Ability to be a resource for involvement in bar activities Ability to be a resources for involvement in pro bono activities Ability to assist with assessing career paths Ability to advise on balancing career and home life Ability to advise on running a successful solo practice Other:6. Check the way that you would like to be paired a mentor: Match me to a mentor in accordance with my preferences indicated above. Pair me with the following lawyer who want to be my mentor and register to participate in the lawyer-to-lawyer mentoring program. First Name of Mentor:Last Name of Mentor:Mentor Email Address: Mentor Phone:7. Additional requests or preferences?By submitting this registration form, I confirm that I will participate in the Lawyer-to-Lawyer Mentoring Program and I acknowledge that I will be awarded professional responsibility continuing legal education credit only when all program requirements are completed.CommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.