- Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
Representation of clients in landlord/tenant, public benefits, and will drafting. Responsible for giving presentations to members of our client population about their rights.
Illinois Bar required; demonstrated commitment to the representation of low-income individuals; prior legal services experience preferred.
About the organization
Organized in 1972, Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc. is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to pursue civil justice for low-income persons through representation and education.
LOLLAF provides free legal services to low-income persons in 65 counties in central and southern Illinois through five regional offices, three satellite offices, and a centralized telephone intake, advice and referral center.
Our goals are:
• to promote economic security, adequate shelter and health care;
• to alleviate domestic violence and improve family stability; and
• to advance the interests of vulnerable populations.