Assistant Managing Editor
Contact by email or by phone at 312-988-6006.
James Podgers, an assistant managing editor, first worked as a reporter for the ABA Journal between 1978 and 1981, then rejoined the Journal staff in 1991 as an editor. He also has worked as a reporter for the Joliet (Ill.) Herald-News and as the Assistant Dean for Public Affairs at Chicago Kent College of Law. Jim holds a J.D. from Chicago-Kent and a B.A. in history from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Law school accreditation standards breeze through House of Delegates with minimal fuss
Aug 12, 2014, 01:03 am CDT
You don’t need perfect tech knowhow for ethics’ sake—but a reasonable grasp is essential
Aug 9, 2014, 11:00 pm CDT
‘We shouldn’t treat shootings like ... natural disasters,’ ABA President Silkenat says
Aug 9, 2014, 07:10 pm CDT
Are old ethics rules stifling innovations in legal services delivery and marketing?
Aug 8, 2014, 10:45 pm CDT
Part of access to justice gap is that Americans don’t know when to seek legal help, says study
Aug 8, 2014, 06:28 pm CDT
Illegal trafficking of animals is becoming a growing issue in global trade
Aug 7, 2014, 11:16 pm CDT
ABA Annual Meeting in Boston features a new format to reduce conflicts, inspire a sense of community
Aug 1, 2014, 07:00 am CDT
Stephen Zack plugs the ABA’s role in the rule of law during stint as U.N. delegate
Jul 1, 2014, 07:00 am CDT
Paulette Brown will be the first woman of color to serve as ABA president
May 1, 2014, 07:30 am CDT
2 books to commemorate 800 years of the Magna Carta
Apr 1, 2014, 06:00 am CDT