Guest Post: How PILI’s Pro Bono Program Helps Those in Need

With PILI’s assistance and leadership, we have made strides in meeting the needs of those who would not otherwise have a voice in the legal system.

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Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Hosts Legal Answers Volunteer Program

On August 9th, the Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee co-sponsored a Free Legal Answers volunteer program at Tapella & Eberspacher in Charleston. 

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Encouraging Experiences in the Public Interest: Takeaways from the 2018 Law School Pro Bono Roundtable

On July 17th, 17 law school representatives met at PILI’s annual Law School Pro Bono Roundtable to discuss best practices, successful strategies and collaboration opportunities.

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PILI Launches Twentieth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee

PILI’s Twentieth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee will hold its first meeting on June 26th.

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Guest Post: Helping Veterans through the Illinois Armed Forces Legal Aid Network

Illinois is home to somewhere near 1 million veterans, active duty service members, members of the national guard, and spouses and dependents of the same. Illinois is also home to the most comprehensive statewide network of civil legal service providers dedicated to assisting that population in the country.

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PILI Announces its 2018 Pro Bono Recognition Roster

This year, 45 law firms and corporations were named to the Recognition Roster.

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PILI Joins Illinois Armed Forces Legal Aid Network

PILI will start placing pro bono referrals for veterans, active duty military and their spouses and dependents with volunteers outside of Cook County.

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PILI Joins Illinois Armed Forces Legal Aid Network

PILI will start placing pro bono referrals for veterans, active duty military and their spouses and dependents with volunteers outside of Cook County.

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Volunteers Served 47 Clients in Need at Bloomington Legal Fair

During this half-day event co-sponsored by PILI’s Eleventh Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee, 22 volunteers served 47 clients. This is the largest number of clients served at the Legal Advice Fair to date.

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Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Hosts Legal Answers Volunteer Programs

Attorneys and gathered at Deere & Company in the morning and at Quad City Bank & Trust in the afternoon to answer legal questions on Illinois Legal Aid Online’s Legal Answers website.

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