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Immigration Status under the Violence Against Women Act at National Immigrant Justice Center

Aug 21,2017 - Help an immigrant survivor of domestic abuse obtain immigration status in the United States independent of their abuser. To prepare a self-petition under VAWA, a pro bono...
Location: Anywhere

Immigration Bond Hearing Representation at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services

Aug 18,2017 - Through a partnership between the Chicago Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and the National Immigrant Justice Center, represent...
Location: Anywhere

Habeas Petitions - Unlawful Detention of Immigrants at National Immigrant Justice Center

Aug 18,2017 - Challenge the unlawful detention of immigrants by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), particularly indefinite detention. DHS detains more than 40,000 noncitizens in civil...
Location: Anywhere

Freedom of Information Act Requests and Litigation at National Immigrant Justice Center

Aug 18,2017 - Represent the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) in filing and litigating Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests and analyzing the data secured through the FOIA. NIJC often...
Location: Anywhere
Aug 18,2017 - Pro Bono Network (PBN) partners with National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) to provide volunteers, working with a partner, who meet with clients and prepare U Visa applications for...
Location: Anywhere

Representation in Defensive Asylum Cases at National Immigrant Justice Center

Aug 18,2017 - 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

Paralegal or College Student at Chicago Legal Clinic

Aug 3,2017 - The Chicago Legal Clinic seeks a volunteer paralegal or college student to work at the Clinic's South Chicago Office, 2938 E. 91st Street, Chicago, IL  60617.  The...
Location: Chicago

Volunteer Law Student at Chicago Legal Clinic

Aug 3,2017 - The Chicago Legal Clinic seeks a volunteer law student at its office in South Chicago, 2938 E. 91st Street, Chicago, IL.  The law student would work with a Clinic attorney in...
Location: Chicago
Aug 3,2017 - 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...
Location: Chicago

Volunteer Attorneys and 711 Students Needed at First Defense Legal Aid

Aug 2,2017 - When it comes to fighting Chicago's problems with police misconduct and false confessions, volunteering with FDLA lets you be a part of the solution! FDLA runs a 24 hour hotline that...
Location: Anywhere
Jul 14,2017 - The Chancery Division Advice Desk (Desk) helps pro se litigants who have cases in the Chancery Division  - many of those cases are mortgage foreclosures.  Volunteers provide...
Location: Chicago

2017 Cook County Expungement Summit at Cabrini Green Legal Aid

Apr 20,2017 - The annual expungement summit will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017. Volunteer attorneys are needed to review the criminal records of Expungement Summit attendees, determine whether...
Location: Cicero

After-Hours Legal Advice Desk at Catholic Charities Legal Assistance

Mar 27,2017 - CCLA hosts three evening Legal Advice Desks per month in Chicago and the surrounding area at Catholic Charities locations. Volunteer attorneys meet with clients and discuss client...
Location: Chicago

Pro Bono Network Volunteer Attorney at Catholic Charities Legal Assistance

Mar 27,2017 - CCLA's greatest need is for attorneys to become part of our Pro Bono Network by accepting cases in their area of legal speciality. Once an attorney joins CCLA's Pro Bono Network...
Location: Anywhere

Seminar Presenter at Catholic Charities Legal Assistance

Mar 27,2017 - CCLA provides informational and educational seminars on topics of interest and concern to our clients at Catholic Charities locations. The 1-hour seminars are geared toward the lay...
Location: Anywhere

CCLA Legal Advice Line at Catholic Charities Legal Assistance

Mar 27,2017 - CCLA operates a dedicated telephone line and receives calls from clients facing legal issues. A volunteer attorney handling a phone call will gather information about the client and...
Location: Chicago

Foreclosure Help Desk (Geneva) at Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Mar 24,2017 - Prairie State Legal Services seeks volunteer attorneys and law students to staff the Foreclosure Help Desk located at the Kane County Courthouse in Geneva on Mondays-Fridays from 9am...
Location: Geneva
Mar 24,2017 - Prairie State Legal Services and the Volunteer Lawyers Program seek pro bono attorneys to represent low income victims of domestic violence in dissolution of marriage cases in Lake...
Location: Anywhere
Mar 24,2017 - Prairie State Legal Services seeks Spanish speaking pro bono attorneys in Lake County to represent low income Spanish speakers in uncontested minor guardianship cases and in divorces...
Location: Anywhere

Intake and Advice Clinic (Waukegan) at Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Mar 24,2017 - Prairie State Legal Services' Lake County Illinois office seeks volunteer attorneys to participate in our weekly intake and advice clinics.  Attorneys conduct intake interviews...
Location: Waukegan, Rockford

Low Income Tax Clinic (Wheaton) at Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Mar 24,2017 - The Low Income Tax Clinic provides free legal advice and representation in tax controversies to low-income individuals.Critical issues our clients face include denial of anti-poverty...
Location: Anywhere

Draft Qualified Domestic Relations Orders in Divorce Cases at Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Mar 24,2017 - Prairie State staff and pro bono attorneys handle hundreds of divorce cases each year, many involving survivors of domestic violence.  While most of these cases involve little or...
Location: Anywhere

Paralegal volunteer needed at Civic Legal Corps

Mar 8,2017 - Volunteer opportunity available for a paralegal or paralegal student interested in working with low income families in family law matters, including divorce, parentage, orders of...
Location: Chicago

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

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

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