Read PILI’s January/February 2014 Newsletter

Get caught up on all the latest news from PILI, and look ahead with us to the what’s coming up in our Law Student Internship, Graduate Fellowship, Alumni, and Pro Bono Initiative Programs.

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Pro Bono Spotlight: United Airlines

“Apart from an attorney’s ethical obligation that comes with the license to practice law, the needs and rewards from giving back to the community and helping those in need are so great that everyone should be given the opportunity and resources to make it a priority.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Emily Coffey, 2013 Intern Representative

“Little justice is available for tenants who are often living in some of the worst conditions in Chicago. Working with these tenants to get relocation assistance or negotiating with banks so that they can stay in their apartments and get the necessary repairs done has been one of the most rewarding experiences I have had at LCBH.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Catie Cottle, 2013 Fellow Representative

“My short time as a PILI Fellow made me realize that public interest work is essential to my future career satisfaction.”

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PILI Alum Sarah Hess Named 2014 Skadden Fellow

Sarah, who was a PILI Intern in 2013, will be working at the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law to promote child and community wellness by implementing a medical-legal partnership for Erie Family Health Center’s Spanish-speaking population.

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New PILI Newsletter: November/December 2013

Get caught up on all the latest news from PILI, and look ahead with us to what’s coming up in our Law Student Internship, Graduate Fellowship, Alumni, and Pro Bono Initiative Programs.

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Chicago Federal Government Pro Bono Program Honors PILI

At the Federal Government Pro Bono Fair on December 6, PILI was recognized for our efforts in advancing the Chicago Federal Government Pro Bono Program.

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Read PILI’s 2013 Annual Report

Hot off the presses, PILI’s 2013 Annual Report tells the story of PILI’s 36th year, with stats about our impact and stories from our program participants. Read our report here, or contact us to request your own copy.

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2013 Distinguished Public Service Award: Ann Hilton Fisher

PILI is pleased to present this award to Ann in recognition of her career-long commitment to protecting and advocating for the legal rights of the most vulnerable among us.

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2013 PILI Fellow Alumni Award: Max Stein

The 2013 recipient of PILI’s Distinguished Fellow Alumni Award is Max Stein. Max was a 2001 PILI Fellow at the Shriver Center and is now at Boodell & Domanskis. He has an active pro bono practice and serves as the president of the board of directors for the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.

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