Highlights from the 2016 Corporate Pro Bono Roundtable

Read some of the discussion topics and favorite take aways from the roundtable conversation.

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Pro Bono Committee Chair Receives Prestigious Leadership Award

Judge Lisa Wilson received the Business/Professions Award from the Women’s Fund of Central Illinois at their Women to Women Leader Luncheon on May 17th.

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PILI Alum Andrew Hemmer Receives Equal Justice Works Fellowship

For the next two years, Andrew will be working at Cabrini Green Legal aid, where he did his PILI Internship.

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Longtime PILI Supporters Kimball & Karen Anderson Receive Philanthropy Award

Their generous support of legal aid and other philanthropic causes has a tremendous and lasting impact on people in need and on the nonprofit sector as a whole.

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Alberto M. Benítez, 1985 Law Student Intern

“To me, lawyers exist to help people who need help. The ‘haves’ are always going to do okay, but there are a lot of people who are in need. In our society, lawyers can play a critical role.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Lorie Chaiten, 1985 Graduate Fellow

“My experience as a PILI Fellow gave me the opportunity to see impact litigation in a legal services setting first hand. Most importantly, it introduced me to some of the leading social justice litigators in Chicago.”

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PILI Pro Bono Spotlight: The John Marshall Law School Community Legal Clinics

“Clinics give incredibly valuable experience to law students, and at the same time serve a need in the community.”

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PILI Board Member Spotlight: Jim Rolfes

“What I like best about serving on PILI’s Board is being part of a group that really cares about the profession and cares about living up to its obligation to help people in need.”

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Thank You to Jenner & Block for Adopting Legal Prep Community Law Clinic

Three volunteer attorneys each assisted a client with legal needs.

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