This program provides an overview of the need for pro bono legal services, efforts to increase pro bono in the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, and recent statewide efforts to expand access to justice. Also included is an overview of Professional Rules of Conduct that relate to pro bono practice and opportunities available to help low-income and underrepresented individuals and families.
Credits: 0 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 1 Other PR
Michael G. Bergmann, Executive Director, Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
Cecilia Najera, Legal Aid Director, DuPage Bar Legal Aid Service
Marisa Wiesman, Managing Attorney, Prairie State Legal Services