Watch the 2021 Annual Awards Luncheon

PILI’s 2021 Annual Awards Luncheon was held on Wednesday, December 1st and brought together the Illinois legal community both in person and virtually to celebrate the very best aspects of the legal profession.

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Celebrate Giving Tuesday with PILI!

Happy Giving Tuesday! This week, PILI will be launching our 2021 Giving Tuesday Campaign. Organized by PILI’s Young Professionals Board (YPB), we are asking our networks, supporters and volunteers to help us reach our 2021 fundraising goal of $10,000.  As part of the campaign, we asked PILI staff and YPB members, “How are you advancing […]

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PILI Welcomes Grayson Alexander

This week, we are excited to welcome Grayson Alexander, our new Administrative Coordinator to the PILI team. You can read more about Grayson and their experience below.

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Congratulations to the 2021 Fall PILI Interns

PILI would like to extend a formal congratulations to the eight law students upon their competition of the 2021 Fall Internship. As the Fall session wraps up, we wanted to ask the PILI Interns about their experiences working for public interest agencies throughout Chicago. Read more about them, and the what they’ve gained, through their various internships through PILI.

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PILI to Recognize Four Awardees During the 2021 Annual Awards Luncheon

At our Annual Awards Luncheon on December 1st, PILI will recognize three outstanding individuals and one organization for their dedication to pro bono work within the community

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What a Celebration! Wrapping Up Pro Bono Week 2021

During the week of October 24th to 30th, PILI participated in the national celebration of Pro Bono Week. Celebrated annually and organized nationally by the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service, Pro Bono Week is intended to inspire even greater pro bono participation by lawyers throughout the nation. 

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PILI Recognized Five Attorneys During Pro Bono Week 2021

During virtual celebrations as part of our 2021 Pro Bono Week celebration, PILI recognized the extraordinary pro bono contributions of five attorneys through its Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees.

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Major Gift Helps Establish PILI’s Pro Bono Program Endowment Fund

Earlier this year, PILI received a significant donation from a former member of its Board of Directors in honor of one of PILI’s founders, Thomas Nicholson, and to establish an endowment fund to sustain and grow PILI’s Pro Bono Program.

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