April Legal Clinic Adopted by Morgan Lewis

Seven volunteers assisted three low-income clients with legal issues including adoptions and a tort case.

Read More »

PILI’s Legal Help Within Project Reach Kicks Off with Successful First Clinic

On April 8th, PILI hosted the first Legal Help Within Reach Clinic in Sterling, Illinois. That morning, 16 volunteers from Rock Island’s Deere & Company, Lane & Waterman and Pepping, Balk, Kincaid & Olson took a bus to the YWCA of the Saulk Valley to meet with 11 clients about wills and powers of attorney. […]

Read More »

Chicago Bar Foundation Renews Funding for PILI

PILI is grateful to the Chicago Bar Foundation for pledging an increased $24,000 to fund two school-year and three summer Internship stipends.

Read More »

PILI Stands with the Legal Services Corporation and Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Current budget proposals ask for the elimination of LSC and PSLF, two incredibly important programs that are instrumental to ensuring equal access to justice.

Read More »

Making the Most of the Intern and Fellow Experience: Highlights from the 2019 Legal Service Agency Roundtable

On March 13th, representatives from Illinois public interest law agencies met at the offices of Katten Muchin Rosenman for PILI’s annual Legal Service Agency Roundtable.

Read More »

PILI Alumni Spotlight: Patricia Varona Garcia, 2018 Law Student Intern

PILI is excited to welcome Patricia Varona Garcia to our Alumni Network Leadership Council as the 2018 Law Student Intern Alumni Representative. Each year, PILI appoints one Intern and one Fellow from the most recent class to serve on the council for a two-year term. Patricia is a second-year law student at the John Marshall […]

Read More »

PILI Alumni Spotlight: Patricia Varona Garcia, 2018 Law Student Intern

PILI is excited to welcome Patricia Varona Garcia to our Alumni Network Leadership Council as the 2018 Law Student Intern Alumni Representative. Each year, PILI appoints one Intern and one Fellow from the most recent class to serve on the council for a two-year term. Patricia is a second-year law student at the John Marshall […]

Read More »

PILI Alumni Spotlight: Nidhi Narielwala, 2018 Graduate Fellow

“My PILI Fellowship was the perfect start to my career after law school. It gave me valuable insight into the hardships faced by indigent and minority communities when dealing with the judicial system.”

Read More »

PILI Alumni Spotlight: Nidhi Narielwala, 2018 Graduate Fellow

“My PILI Fellowship was the perfect start to my career after law school. It gave me valuable insight into the hardships faced by indigent and minority communities when dealing with the judicial system.”

Read More »

Volunteers from Ropes & Gray Assist Clients at Legal Prep Community Law Clinic

They assisted low-income clients with legal issues including adoption, HIPAA, adult guardianship and foreclosure.

Read More »