The Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee hosts this event to commemorate National Pro Bono Week and recognized the efforts of Pro Bono Pledge Signatories and Pro Bono Service Award Recipients to expand and enhance access to justice in the Fifth Judicial Circuit.
Special Guest Speaker:
- Curtis Lovelace, The Lovelace Center for Criminal Defense
- Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
- Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
2017 Pro Bono Service Award Recipients:
Kent Heller, Heller Holmes & Associates
Kent has provided over 40 hours of pro bono work over the last year and always accepts Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation cases when asked. He does not shy away from complicated issues and is willing to do what is necessary to help his pro bono clients. As a partner at Heller Holmes & Associates, he has created a culture of service at his firm, and his colleagues are known for their willingness to volunteer for those in need.
Tickets are $40. Online registration is closed. If you have any questions, please contact Belinda Bing by email or by phone at 312-832-5127.
Learn more about the Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee here »