Volunteer Opportunities

 

Volunteer Law Student for Foreclosure Substantive Representation Program

Organization

Chicago Legal Clinic

Location

211 West Wacker Drive
Suite 750
Chicago, IL 60617

Website

Description

A Volunteer Law Student (1L, 2L, or 3L) is needed for the Chicago Legal Clinic's FSR Program (Foreclosure Substantive Representation Program) located at the Clinic's downtown office. The FSR Program represents clients in mortgage foreclosure defense cases and the law student works directly with a FSR Program attorney. The time commitment is 15-20 hours; days of the week are negotiable. The law student must have a laptop computer.

About the organization

The Chicago Legal Clinic (CLC) provides low-cost and free legal assistance to disadvantaged individuals in the Chicago area.  Legal services are provided at CLC's four offices located in the Austin, Downtown, Pilsen and South Chicago neighborhoods and at CLC's courthouse-based Advice Desks.