Attorney and paralegal volunteers are needed to staff a free legal clinic in Peoria and provide one-time advice.
Sign up now to volunteer at the Tenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee’s monthly self-represented litigant help desks in Peoria and Tazewell Counties.
“PBN has carved a niche for itself in expanding pro bono services through its ability to connect talented, service-minded attorneys with limited availability, with substantive volunteer opportunities they may not have otherwise discovered.”
“Harold Hirshman is that rare attorney – an extraordinary litigator who also has a deep compassion for the disenfranchised.”
“I’m excited about the impact we might be able to have in Chicago, around the country and around the world.”
Topics included “Making the Most of Mentoring” and “Guardianships, Wills and Advance Directives”
This panel discussion explored the need for free legal assistance for individuals and families living in poverty in the Sixth Judicial Circuit.
“The new IllinoisLegalAid.org is designed to deliver an excellent user experience regardless of device, and comprehensive and accessible legal information, lawyer referrals and opportunities for learning about Illinois civil law.”
Eight attorneys served five low-income clients with legal needs.
Attendees at our July 14th Roundtable discussed law school pro bono programs and supporting public interest law students.