Volunteer Opportunities

 

Volunteer Law Student - Immigration Program

Organization

Chicago Legal Clinic

Location

1914 South Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60608

Website

Description

Thie Chicago Legal Clinic, Inc. seeks volunteer law students (1st year, 2nd year, or 3rd year) to work on immigration cases at its Pilsen Office, 1914 S. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60608. Students will work with and be supervised by Clinic attorneys. Activities include: drafting legal documents and correspondence, communicating with clients in-person and by telephone, performing research, accompanying attorneys to court, appearing in court (for 711 law students) and filing court documents.

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.