Public Interest Law Initiative

How to Interview Your Legal Aid Client


Learn strategies to interview low-income clients in a variety of settings and tools for eliciting information needed to assist them such as questioning techniques, approaches to make the client feel comfortable, and how to structure the interview.


  • Beth Malik, Associate Director of the Law Project, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
  • Christy Savellano, Intake Specialist, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Enter the building at 304 South State Street and give your name to security.

Lunch will be provided for everyone in attendance. Online registration is required by 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5th. If you have questions or problems with the form, please contact Rebecca Fernández by email or by phone at 312-832-5128.

Venue: The John Marshall Law School, Room 1200

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