PILI Board Member Spotlight: Chris Horsch

“I think that the sensitizing experience of a summer at a legal assistance agency for an Intern or Fellow is priceless. The creation of the ‘lifetime commitment’ is real and very important.”

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PILI Hosts Forums on Pro Bono in Mattoon and Rock Island

The topic of both forums was “The Future of Pro Bono and How You Can Help.”

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Attendees of PILI Alumni CLE See Behind the Scenes of Landmark Pro Bono Case

The pro bono collaboration of Rasho v. Walker drastically improved mental healthcare in Illinois prisons.

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PILI Announces Its 2016 Named and Honorary Interns

There are 16 Interns who hold positions created and funded by individuals and groups dedicated to promoting public interest law.

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Meet the 2016 Class of Summer Interns and Fellows

This year, 47 Law Student Interns and 76 Graduate Fellows will provide 41,600 hours of legal services.

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Highlights from the 2016 Corporate Pro Bono Roundtable

Read some of the discussion topics and favorite take aways from the roundtable conversation.

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PILI Invites All Chicago-Area Law Student Interns and Fellows to Our 2016 Educational Seminar Series

You can see a full seminar schedule and sign up for updates here!

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PILI Alum Andrew Hemmer Receives Equal Justice Works Fellowship

For the next two years, Andrew will be working at Cabrini Green Legal aid, where he did his PILI Internship.

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Longtime PILI Supporters Kimball & Karen Anderson Receive Philanthropy Award

Their generous support of legal aid and other philanthropic causes has a tremendous and lasting impact on people in need and on the nonprofit sector as a whole.

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PILI Alumni Spotlight: Alberto M. Benítez, 1985 Law Student Intern

“To me, lawyers exist to help people who need help. The ‘haves’ are always going to do okay, but there are a lot of people who are in need. In our society, lawyers can play a critical role.”

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