Shay Phillips, Ltd. is happy to announce Melissa N. Schoenbein was elected Vice President for the Seventh Circuit of the Federal Bar Association (“FBA”). She will serve the FBA chapters and members in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana during her two-year term. Ms. Schoenbein has been a member of the FBA since 2015 and has served as President, Vice President, Secretary, and National Delegate for the FBA’s local Central District of Illinois Chapter.
The FBA is comprised of more than 17,000 members from every state. Its mission is to strengthen the federal legal system and administration of justice by serving the interests and needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private, the federal judiciary, and the public they serve.