During the week of October 23rd to 30th and beyond, PILI participated in the national celebration of Pro Bono Week.
On December 1st, during its 45th Anniversary Awards Gala, PILI will be recognizing three individuals and one organization for their efforts and dedication to pro bono work in their communities.
PILI is hiring an Attorney & Program Associate to coordinate the following PILI Programs: Law Student Internship, Graduate Fellowship, and Alumni Network. The Attorney & Program Associate will serve as a member of PILI’s Programs Team and will also provide support to PILI’s statewide efforts to expand and enhance pro bono.
At its July 2022 meeting, the PILI Board of Directors elected new officers for PILI’s next two fiscal years with Daniel Lange of Vedder Price being elected as President.
On September 1st, new leaders took the helm of PILI’s Young Professionals Board, including Judy He of Crowell & Morning as Chair, Corinne Biller of Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP as Chair-Elect, Bide Akande of Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP as Vice Chair and Michael Whalen of Paul Hastings LLP as Immediate Past Chair.
With PILI’s new fiscal year beginning on September 1st, PILI welcomed new leadership for its Alumni Network Leadership Council. Marlow Svatek of Sidley Austin assumed the position of Chair of the Council, joined in leadership with Nidhi D. Narielwala of Norton Rose Fulbright as Chair-Elect, Jill E. Roberts of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts as Vice Chair and Martin Cozzola of BPI as Immediate Past Chair.