Volunteer Opportunities


Legal Content Editor/Contributor


Illinois Legal Aid Online


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Illinois Legal Aid Online is on a mission to increase access to justice for those in need. We work to expand the reach of attorneys in Illinois by providing free, online legal information for lower-income residents and the advocacy organizations and legal professionals who serve them. In the past year, more than 3 million users visited our websites!

This is the perfect opportunity to use your expertise by helping to keep our content current and accurate. Enjoy the flexibility of volunteering from any location and at any time, with an average maximum time commitment of 4 hours per project. Legal experts in all areas of law are needed. Help ILAO increase access to justice by contacting us today!

About the organization

Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) puts the law within reach for all, regardless of income or location. As the statewide legal services technology center, ILAO streamlines the delivery of free and pro bono legal services to lower-income Illinois residents, and delivers easy-to-understand legal information and help to those who can't afford a lawyer.

ILAO's mission is: to increase access to justice for lower-income and vulnerable Illinois residents through the innovative use of technology to assist and educate the public and to train and support legal aid providers and pro bono attorneys.

Illinois Legal Aid Online's programs provide essential legal services and support 24/7 to legal aid and pro bono attorneys, pro se litigants and lower-income individuals and families through its website.