Partner Jeffrey D. Colman will speak at the Lawyer’s Committee for Better Housing 2013 Annual Reception and Awards Ceremony. The event will honor contributions in the areas of affordable housing and access to justice. Jeff will speak in his role as chairman of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice. Illinois Governor Pat Quinn will also speak at the event. LCBH promotes the availability of and access to affordable housing and supports low- and moderate-income households in Chicago through legal representation, individual and public advocacy, supportive social services and education. Partner John R. Storino is vice president of the LCBH Board of Directors and Associate Som P. Dalal is a member of its Young Professionals Board. The awards ceremony is October 9, 2013, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Jenner & Block’s Chicago office, 353 N. Clark St.
Jeff is co-chair of the Professional Responsibility Practice. A fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers, he has focused his career on complex civil and criminal litigation at the trial and appellate levels. In addition to his private practice, he has been deeply involved in representing the indigent, in community affairs and in efforts to improve the quality of the administration of justice.
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