CLE: Orders of Protection: Meeting the Need

PILI Virtual Pro Bono CLE Series – Orders of Protection: Meeting the Need

Event Date and Name

February 24, 2021

PILI Virtual Pro Bono CLE Series – Orders of Protection: Meeting the Need

Speaker

  • Kathy Bettcher, Prairie State Legal Services
  • Caitlin Isbell, Land of Lincoln Legal Aid
  • David Ryan, Retired Pro Bono Volunteer

Description

Family law is one of the greatest areas of need for civil legal aid, and attorneys can have a huge impact by assisting survivors of domestic violence with orders of protection. This seminar will provide an intermediate level overview of the law and legal process, perspectives from the north and south of the state and how to overcome barriers to pro bono representation from an attorney perspective.

Materials

Protective Orders Presentation 2-24-21

Illinois Compiled Statutes:

765 ILCS 750_  Safe Homes Act_750 ILCS 60_ Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986_

740 ILCS 21_  Stalking No Contact Order Act_

CLE Credit

This seminar is worth 1.0 hours of General MCLE credit.
To request MCLE credit for viewing this seminar in its entirety fill out the form below.

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the content of this seminar, please contact PILI Managing Attorney Jessica Schneider by email or by phone at 312-832-5125.