“Pro bono at McDermott represents to me a wide array of opportunities for incredible personal and professional growth and satisfaction. I have been extremely gratified and nourished by McDermott’s exemplary commitment to pro bono.”
“Bernie’s accomplishments and leadership are remarkable. He is the soul of our organization and a role model for not only our staff, but for all legal aid staff.”
This is a guest post from Scott Vogelmeier, a Senior Compliance Analyst at State Farm Bank in Bloomington and a member of the Eleventh Circuit Pro Bono Committee.
They discussed successful programs and the impact of recent events on law schools and their students.
PILI’s Fifth and Sixth Judicial Pro Bono Committees and Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation provided a complimentary CLEs on “Hot Topics in Family Law” in June and July.
During this program, speakers explored the basics for pursuing an adult guardianship and for serving as a guardian ad litem.
On June 7th, the group brought together a cross-section of pro bono stakeholders for the Illinois Forum on Pro Bono.
On Friday, May 12, 2017, law firm pro bono leaders came together for the Law Firm Pro Bono Roundtable.
This event celebrates the inspiring and life-changing pro bono work being done in Illinois.