Our Work


April 2018

thank you note writing
by Anonymous, Apr 19, 2018
Our appreciations of ILAO volunteers on #NationalVolunteerWeek continueHongru Sun LiveHelp operator (Chicago)Why she volunteers: "Frankly speaking, at first I did it in order to meet the requirements of the NY bar application. But later I realized that it makes me so happy to help others using... More
by Clare McKinley, Apr 16, 2018
Our April LiveHelp Volunteer of the Month goes to another student at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law. Marc Sana has been volunteering with ILAO since October of 2016. He was selected as volunteer of the month because of his strong dedication to assisting our users and the noticeable positi... More
The strength of the team is each individual member.
by Anonymous, Apr 18, 2018
National Volunteer Week 2018 is a way to recognize contributions big and small who are eager to lend a hand to others. This year, ILAO recognizes the outstanding contributions of just a few of our many volunteers this year. Stay tuned over the next few days we'll be sharing more profiles. Nata... More
man looking at a stack of bills
by Anonymous, Apr 09, 2018
This guest blog post was written by Martin Wegbreit, Director of Litigation, Central Virginia Legal Aid Society.In a word, “no.” Filing bankruptcy without a lawyer reminds me of my favorite quote from the 1981 movie “Body Heat, altered for a PG audience.“I got a serious question for you: What... More