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Represent Immigrant Children at National Immigrant Justice Center

Mar 1,2017 - Special Immigrant Juvenile status (SIJS) is a form of immigration relief for children who have been abused, abandoned or neglected. To obtain SIJS, the attorney must petition the state...
Location: Anywhere

Representation in Affirmative Asylum Cases at National Immigrant Justice Center

Mar 1,2017 - Asylum may be granted to individuals who flee persecution in their home country and provides individuals with lawful status in the U.S. that can lead to citizenship. In affirmative...
Location: Anywhere

Representation in Defensive Asylum Cases at National Immigrant Justice Center

Mar 1,2017 - Volunteer attorneys represent defensive asylum applicants at their Master Calendar Hearings- preliminary hearings similar to arraignment hearings in criminal cases or status conferences...
Location: Anywhere

Guardianship Help Desk at Center for Disability and Elder Law

Feb 22,2017 - Volunteering at the Help Desk is a great way to learn just the Guardianship process from start to finish, as well as get experience working with clients. CDEL welcomes those who wish to...
Location: Chicago
Feb 16,2017 - Volunteers with graphic design experience will help create and redesign brochures, flyers and other outreach materials that we use to share information about our work. The...
Location: Anywhere

Representing a Family or Youth Experiencing Homelessness in an Education Case at Law Project of the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Feb 15,2017 - Volunteer attorneys provide direct legal representation to families and unaccompanied youth who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Typically, volunteers provide legal advice and...
Location: Anywhere
Feb 15,2017 - The LAF Young Professionals Board (YPB) is dedicated to supporting the mission andprograms of LAF through social events, fundraising initiatives, and community outreachefforts. The...
Location: Chicago
Feb 15,2017 - Volunteers receive a monthly email containing cases where LAF seeks collaboration withor help from a volunteer attorney. Cases include both transactional and litigation matters. The...
Location: Anywhere

Community Navigator at The Immigration Project

Feb 15,2017 - Community Navigators (Promotores) is a model of service delivery that was most recently used in the Affordable Care Act enrollment process.  They are community members who receive...
Location: Anywhere

Mentor Court-Involved Youth at Lawndale Christian Legal Center

Feb 15,2017 - Lawndale Christian Legal Center provides integrated legal and social services to court-involved youth (ages 13-24) in North Lawndale with the goal of raising up justly treated youth. We...
Location: Anywhere

Volunteer Mediator at Center for Conflict Resolution

Feb 14,2017 - Volunteer mediators who have participated in CCR's Mediation Mentorship Program provide free mediation services to people who could not otherwise afford them. Volunteers are...
Location: Chicago

Lift Communities Across Chicagoland: Become A Tax Volunteer Today! at Center for Economic Progress - Tax Clinic

Feb 14,2017 - Lift Communities. Volunteer. The Center for Economic Progress (CEP) provides volunteers with the chance to work one-on-one with working families to make tax time an opportunity to get...
Location: Anywhere
Feb 14,2017 - Volunteer attorneys and paralegals provide telephone advocacy on behalf of food stamp recipients who are having problems receiving their benefits. Time commitment varies on a case by...
Location: Anywhere

Small Business Counseling--General at Lawyers for the Creative Arts

Feb 8,2017 - Volunteer attorneys assist clients who need help choosing a business structure and making appropriate filings to the Secretary of State. Volunteers gain experience filing articles of...
Location: Anywhere

Municipal Court Pro Bono Panel at The Chicago Bar Foundation

Feb 7,2017 - Volunteers represent low-income litigants in Cook County’s First District Municipal Court in cases where a jury demand has been filed and the opposing party is represented by an...
Location: Anywhere
Jan 20,2017 - Attorneys licensed to practice in Illinois are needed to volunteer at the Bridgeview Courthouse Advice Desk (Desk).   Volunteers provide advice to pro se individuals in family...
Location: Bridgeview
Dec 18,2016 - Volunteers and staff help clients prepare forms, draft motions and answer questions about bankruptcy in general, or the client’s case in particular, at the Dirkson Federal Court...
Chicago, Illinois
Location: Chicago
Dec 18,2016 - Volunteers assist pro se litigants at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse by reviewingdocuments, providing guidance on the discovery process, and assisting them through allphases of...
Chicago, Illinois
Location: Chicago
Dec 18,2016 - Volunteer Ombudsmen visit nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and skilled livingfacilities in suburban Cook County to investigate and resolve complaints. Ombudsmen also help...
Location: Chicago

Spanish Speaking Volunteer Attorney at Administer Justice

Dec 18,2016 - Administer Justice is a faith based, legal aid organization that provides advice and representation to all low income clients. We have need for Spanish speaking, volunteer attorneys to...
Location: Elgin

Saturday Clinic Volunteer Attorney at Administer Justice

Dec 18,2016 - Administer Justice is a faith-based, legal aid organization committed to giving free advise and representation to all low income clients. We put on legal clinics, providing free...
Elgin, Illinois
Location: Anywhere

Volunteer Law Student at Chicago Legal Clinic

Dec 18,2016 - The Chicago Legal Clinic seeks volunteer law students at its Austin Office located at 118 North Central Avenue, Chicago, IL  60644.   The law students will work with...
Location: Chicago

Representation in Guardianship Proceedings at Legal Council for Health Justice (formerly AIDS Legal Council of Chicago)

Dec 18,2016 - Volunteer attorneys with subject matter experience represent minor children who require guardianships and for families of children with disabilities who are transitioning into adulthood...
Chicago, Illinois
Location: Anywhere

Attorney and Law Student Intake Program at Cabrini Green Legal Aid

Dec 18,2016 - Volunteer attorneys and law students interview potential clients at the CGLA office and satelite offices in Chicago. Following intake interviews, volunteers attend the weekly intake...
Location: Chicago

Senior Center Initiative (SCI) at Center for Disability and Elder Law

Dec 18,2016 - CDEL staff and volunteer attorneys prepare Powers of Attorney for Health Care and Property, as well as Illinois Living Will Declarations for low-income seniors at senior centers...
Chicago, Illinois
Location: Anywhere

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