About the Event
The Tenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee hosts this event to commemorate Pro Bono Week and recognize the efforts of Pro Bono Pledge Signatories and Pro Bono Service Award Recipient to expand and enhance access to justice in the Tenth Judicial Circuit.
Special Guest Speaker
- Justice Thomas Kilbride, Illinois Supreme Court
2018 PRO BONO SERVICE AWARD
Abigail Fleming, Fleming Law Office
Abigail is a force in the Peoria legal community, known for her commitment to service and her passion for access to justice. As the Chair of the Young Lawyer’s Subcommittee of the Tenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee, she helps to engage other young attorneys in service and serves as a mentor to other pro bono volunteers. Every month, she helps to coordinate and volunteers at the Self-Represented Litigant Help Desk at the Peoria County Courthouse. Additionally, she takes on her own pro bono cases and provides over 100 pro bono hours annually to Habitat for Humanity Greater Peoria Area. Through her work, she is ensuring that many more people in need receive access to legal services in the Tenth Judicial Circuit.
SPONSOR THE EVENT
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. Learn more by contacting Program Manager Sarah Taylor by email or by phone at 312-832-5127.
REGISTER FOR THE EVENT
Advance registration is required. If you have any questions or problems with the form, please contact us by email or by phone at 312-832-5127.