Legal Ethics Consulting, P.C. (LEC) is a firm for Illinois lawyers and law graduates who face challenges and/or threats to their

professional careers. The principal of the firm, Allison L. Wood, is a seasoned trial attorney who served as both a Hearing Board Chair and later, as

Litigation Counsel with the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC). The ARDC is the administrative agency in Illinois that

regulates lawyers. Ms. Wood is extremely familiar with the Rules of Conduct that govern lawyers as a result of her experience investigating,

prosecuting, counseling, adjudicating and defending cases of attorney misconduct. She also has experience counseling and representing bar

applicants seeking admission from the Character & Fitness Committee. Ms. Wood is a Certified Ethics CLE Provider and she is a frequenter presenter

of CLE ethics programs to bar associations throughout Illinois. Ms. Wood also provides ethics consultations and expert testimony in legal malpractice

cases. She is a member of the Illinois Bar Association Professional Conduct Committee; and the ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers Professional

Liability. She writes an ethics column WoodWiseEthics that appears monthly in The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.