Ropes & Gray Attorneys Volunteer at Legal Prep Community Law Clinic

Thank you to attorneys from Ropes & Gray who volunteered at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic on Tuesday, April 10th.

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Board Member Spotlight: Daniel Lange

“Many clients throughout Illinois might not receive legal services if not for PILI’s facilitation efforts.”

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Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Co-Sponsors Legal Answers Volunteer Program

Attorneys and law students gathered to answer legal questions on Illinois Legal Aid Online’s Legal Answers website.

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Read the March PILI Post

We’re talking volunteerism this month at PILI!

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Guest Post: The Rewarding Work of a Young Professionals Board

“Being a member of the YPB has both given me an even greater insight into the incredible importance of legal aid, and highlighted the other opportunities available for non-public-interest lawyers to support the tireless work being done by public interest lawyers across the state.”

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Thanks to Mayer Brown for Adopting PILI’s March Legal Clinic

Attorneys from Mayer Brown volunteered at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic on Tuesday, March 6th.

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Sponsor the Annual Pro Bono Reception

PILI’s Annual Pro Bono Reception is coming on Wednesday, June 20th. Over 30 law firms and corporations typically sponsor this event, raising money for the important work of PILI’s Pro Bono Initiative.

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Strategies for Engaging Volunteers: Takeaways from the 2018 Legal Service Agency Roundtable

Last week, 30 representatives from Illinois public interest law agencies met at Perkins Coie for PILI’s annual Legal Service Agency Roundtable where they discussed strategies to engage law students, recent graduates and attorney volunteers in agency work.

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Margaret Kamm, 2017 PILI Intern

“Knowing that my work impacts real people in need of legal assistance instilled in me a sense of responsibility that I will carry forward long after the end of the summer.”

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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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