Public Interest Law Initiative


Chicago Legal Clinic, Inc.

Address:

South Chicago Office
2938 East 91st Street
Chicago, Illinois 60617

Austin Office
118 North Central Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60644

Pilsen Office
1914 South Ashland Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60608

Downtown Office
211 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 750
Chicago, IL 60606

Contact: Avani Kamdar

Website: http://www.clclaw.org

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Founded in 1981, the Chicago Legal Clinic, Inc. provides free or low-cost legal consultations and representation to disadvantaged individuals in the Chicago region from its four offices located in the communities of Austin, Founded in 1981, the Chicago Legal Clinic, Inc. provides free or low-cost legal consultations and representation to disadvantaged individuals in the Chicago region from its four offices located in the communities of Austin, Downtown, Pilsen, and South Chicago and from advice desks located at the Richard J. Daley Center: Foreclosure Advice Desk and Parentage and Child Support Pro Se Advice Desk

Clinic attorneys represent clients in a range of legal areas including: consumer issues,
foreclosure, divorce, child support, protection from domestic violence, guardianships of disabled adults, immigration, relief from criminal records, social security disability benefits, and environmental law.

Interns and Fellows work with Clinic attorneys and activities include: communicating with clients, drafting legal documents, researching legal issues, accompanying attorneys to court and appearing in court pursuant to Illinois Supreme Court Rule 711.

Applicants seeking PILI funded internships or fellowships must apply through the PILI program.

This agency is approved to host Law Student Interns during the fall and spring semesters and during the summer. They are also approved to host Graduate Fellows.

 

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