PILI Alumni Spotlight: Marlow Svatek, 2014 Law Student Intern & 2017 Graduate Fellow

“As lawyers, we represent an extremely privileged segment of society. With that privilege comes the responsibility to use our skills to better our communities and our world.”

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Skadden Fellowship Awarded to PILI Alum Eleanor Kittilstad

Eleanor will be working at Equip for Equality, where she did her PILI Internship, to provide advocacy and direct representation to elementary school children with disabilities.

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PILI Alumni Couples Talk Service and Relationships

We spoke with three PILI Alumni Couples about their experience as PILIs and how their commitment to service plays a role in their relationships.

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PILI Launches Conflict of Interest Pro Bono Referral Program in Tenth Circuit

Pilot is important first step to filling justice gap for low-income people with legal needs.

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Call for Nominations for Pro Bono Awards

The ABA, ISBA and ACS are currently seeking nominations for their 2018 awards.

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Pro Bono Spotlight: Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund

“This is a great opportunity to provide a voice for these people and to do what we are all trained to do as lawyers – to represent the rights of someone who needs assistance in a very real and tangible way.”

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Thanks to Clinic Volunteers from Chapman and Cutler

Thank you to the attorneys from Chapman and Culter LLP who volunteered at the February Legal Prep Community Law Clinic.

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Public Interest Law Initiative Welcomes Louis Fogel as Newest Board Member

“PILI is a great organization and I am proud to be a member of its Board of Directors.”

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PILI Mourns the Passing of PILI Life Director Dolores K. Hanna

PILI Life Director Dolores K. Hanna, 90, passed away on January 15, 2018, in Chicago, IL. Dolores joined PILI’s Board of Directors in the early 1980s and served the board for over 30 years, later being named a Life Director in 2006.

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