Each of our Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees is hosting or co-sponsoring at least one event during Pro Bono Week, October 22-28, 2017.
Award nominations are open until September 1st to recognize those making outstanding contributions in pro bono and public interest law across Illinois.
PILI’s Fifth and Sixth Judicial Pro Bono Committees and Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation provided a complimentary CLEs on “Hot Topics in Family Law” in June and July.
During this program, speakers explored the basics for pursuing an adult guardianship and for serving as a guardian ad litem.
On June 7th, the group brought together a cross-section of pro bono stakeholders for the Illinois Forum on Pro Bono.
The Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee is mobilizing attorney volunteers to visit area middle schools and high schools.
Eleventh Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Co-Sponsors Successful Legal Advice Fair in Bloomington
During this half-day event, 21 attorneys and 8 paralegals served 35 clients.
These groups will work to enhance equal access to justice by encouraging and promoting pro bono work in DuPage County
On Wednesday, March 15th and Thursday, March 16th, PILI hosted a Summit for all the Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Chairs and our statewide agency partners in Springfield.
Volunteer attorneys and paralegals will assist clients at Prairie State Legal Services this Saturday.