Guest Post: From Intern to Supporter, An Alum’s Experience With PILI

In working to give back to an organization that supported me and does so much to support the public interest legal community, I find that PILI continues to provide me unique opportunities to engage and connect.

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Kirkland & Ellis LLP and United Airlines Inc Jointly Adopt the November Legal Prep Community Law Clinic

Thanks to 4 attorneys from Kirkland & Ellis and 4 attorneys from United Airlines who volunteered.

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Thank You to Brinks Gilson & Lione for Adopting October’s Legal Prep Community Law Clinic!

PILI is grateful to the attorneys at Brinks Gilson & Lione who came to volunteer at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic on Tuesday, October 17th. This is a monthly clinic hosted by PILI’s Alumni Network Leadership Council at Legal Prep Charter Academies in conjunction with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services. CVLS refers clients from the […]

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Thanks to Reed Smith for Adopting September’s Legal Prep Community Law Clinic!

On Tuesday, September 19th, Reed Smith attorneys adopted the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic in the Garfield Park neighborhood. This is Reed Smith’s third time adopting the clinic!

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Adopt an Evening of PILI’s Legal Prep Community Law Clinic

PILI is looking for firms with PILI Alumni to adopt an evening at the Legal Prep Community Law Clinic in 2018.

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Guest Post: An Open Letter to PILI Interns, Fellows and Recent Alumni

A guest post from Charles P. Golbert, the Chair of our Alumni Network Leadership Council.

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Ruth Lopez-McCarthy, 2007 & 2008 Law Student Intern

“The relationships I made as a PILI Intern and Alum have thoroughly enhanced my personal life and career as an attorney.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Karla Albite, 2015 Graduate Fellow

“I have a much deeper understanding and appreciation of our job as lawyers and the corresponding commitment to public service that the profession requires.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Ritchey, 2004 Law Student Intern

“It was an eye opener to see how much power you can have with your license and how much help you can give to those less fortunate, sometimes without even leaving your office.”

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Paula Kim, 2005 Graduate Fellow

“Being a PILI Fellow while studying for the bar is one of the many reminders that no matter how busy you are, there is always time to serve the public interest.”

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