PILI Welcomes New Administration & Finance Assistant

Rebecca is based in our Chicago Office and ensures the efficient day-to-day operations of PILI and provides support for our programs and staff.

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Thank You to Kirkland and United for Staffing the November Legal Clinic!

Volunteers from Kirkland & Ellis and United Airlines volunteered at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic in November and assisted clients with legal issues such as divorce and medicare determinations.

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Guest Post: How PILI’s Pro Bono Program Helps Those in Need

With PILI’s assistance and leadership, we have made strides in meeting the needs of those who would not otherwise have a voice in the legal system.

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October Legal Prep Community Law Clinic Adopted by Brinks Gilson & Lione

Thank you to the volunteers from Brinks Gilson & Lione who volunteered at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic in October.

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PILI to Fund $309,000 in Public Interest Law Student Internship Grants in 2019

PILI will fund 60 Law Student Interns at 28 public interest law organizations across Illinois during the 2018-19 academic year and the summer of 2019.

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Guest Post: New Board President Sarah Bernstein on Getting Involved with PILI

“We at PILI are committed to our mission to cultivate a lifelong commitment to public interest law and pro bono service within the Illinois legal community. We would love for you to be a part of that journey”.

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Introducing New Board Leadership and Members

As we start a new fiscal year, we are introducing board leadership for two-year terms and welcome several new board members.

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Introducing New Alumni Network Leadership

Welcoming Emily Seymore as Chair, Jessica Schneider as Chair-Elect and David Scriven-Young as Vice Chair.

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Thank You to Reed Smith Volunteers

Five attorneys from Reed Smith volunteered at PILI’s September Legal Prep Community Legal Clinic.

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PILI Welcomes Equal Justice Works Fellow Shelby Smith

PILI is excited to welcome Shelby Smith, an Equal Justice Works Fellow sponsored by Deere & Company, Lane & Waterman LLP, and Riley Safer Holmes & Cancilia LLP.

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