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Regulatory Objectives for the Provision of Legal Services
of the Supreme Court of Illinois


A.     Protection of the public

B.     Advancement of the administration of justice and the rule of law

C.     Meaningful access to justice and information about the law, legal issues, and the civil and criminal justice systems

D.     Transparency regarding the nature and scope of legal services to be provided, the credentials of those who provide them, and the availability of regulatory protections

E.      Delivery of affordable and accessible legal services

F.      Efficient, competent, and ethical delivery of legal services

G.     Protection of privileged and confidential information

H.     Independence of professional judgment

I.       Accessible civil remedies for negligence and breach of other duties owed, and disciplinary sanctions for misconduct

J.       Diversity and inclusion among legal services providers and freedom from discrimination for those receiving legal services and in the justice system


Adopted by the Supreme Court
November Term 2017







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