ABA Journal

Jill Schachner Chanen


Jill Schachner Chanen, former director of events, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2003. She previously worked as a freelancer for the Journal. Jill is a lawyer.

Recent Articles

‘Visible Difference’ program series on advancing women of color in the law kicks off on May 18
Apr 25, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

App to aid migrant workers wins 3rd Hackcess to Justice hackathon
Oct 27, 2015, 10:35 am CDT

Registration opens for legal tech conference sponsored by Georgetown Law and ABA Journal
Mar 30, 2015, 02:29 pm CDT

Silicon Valley lawyer creates another social network for lawyers
May 1, 2014, 09:30 am CDT

What words or phrases do you think should be avoided in front of a jury?
Aug 28, 2013, 05:14 pm CDT

Day of the Woman celebrates gender equity victories, but ‘our work is not over’
Aug 9, 2013, 10:39 pm CDT

71 percent of young people surveyed would favor an individual over an insurance company at trial
Apr 1, 2013, 08:50 am CDT

Jan 1, 2013, 09:40 am CST

What’s Your Favorite Legal Word?
Dec 19, 2012, 08:45 pm CST

Zombies-at-Law: NY Lawyer Fascinated by the Law’s Fascination with Zombies
Dec 1, 2012, 10:40 am CST

You Say Potato, I Say Potahto: Law Prof Creates a SCOTUS Pronunciation Dictionary
Dec 1, 2012, 10:10 am CST

You’ve Come A Long Way: ABA’s Entity for Solos and Small Firms Celebrates 50 Years
Dec 1, 2012, 07:40 am CST

Hearsay: November 2012
Nov 1, 2012, 08:50 am CDT

‘Girls Who Code’ Seeks to Level the Playing Field for Women in Tech Sector
Oct 1, 2012, 08:50 am CDT

Name That Domain: Generic Top-Level Domains Get the Green Light
Sep 1, 2012, 08:40 am CDT

How Do You Deal with Unsolicited Letters from Prisoners?
Aug 29, 2012, 05:46 pm CDT

Panelists Describe Lawyers’ Work Behind the Scenes in NCAA Investigations
Aug 3, 2012, 07:32 pm CDT

The Theater’s 12 Greatest Courtroom Dramas
Aug 1, 2012, 10:20 am CDT

Gallery Featuring 12 of Theater’s Greatest Courtroom Dramas
Jul 27, 2012, 05:53 pm CDT

What the 1L?! Readers Assess 66-Year-Old’s Michigan Law Grad’s Retirement Plan
Jul 1, 2012, 08:50 am CDT

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