This panel discussion explored the need for free legal assistance for individuals and families living in poverty in the Sixth Judicial Circuit.
The topic of both forums was “The Future of Pro Bono and How You Can Help.”
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.
Twenty-eight attorneys attended this training and can now volunteer to handle pro bono family law matters.
Over 80 representatives from the legal community gathered to discuss the future of pro bono in the Tenth Judicial Circuit.
More than 40 attorneys in Illinois’ Third Judicial Circuit attended to discuss the future of pro bono and how to get involved.
PILI’s Pro Bono Committees in Illinois’ Third, Fifth, Sixth, Tenth and Fourteenth Judicial Circuits celebrated National Pro Bono Week, October 19-25, 2014, with special events across the state.