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Help Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Find Safety and Security

The Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (DVLC) and the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE) are hosting an informational seminar on January 29, 2019 at 3:00pm at the Dirksen Building (219 S Dearborn).

Learn about their work to empower survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and to help them seek justice. Each organization will explain the different ways you can get involved as a pro bono attorney and how to get started. CLE credit and refreshments will be provided.

Learn more about CAASE: http://caase.org/
Learn more about DVLC: https://www.dvlcchicago.org/

As the charitable arm of the CBA, The Chicago Bar Foundation brings the legal community together to improve access to justice for people in need and make the legal system more fair and efficient for everyone. The CBF’s vision is that the justice system is fair and accessible for all people in the Chicago metropolitan area and that Chicago’s legal community embraces its leadership responsibility to uphold this fundamental American principle.

Type of engagement

Litigation

Time commitment

Opportunities include limited scope emergency services (4-hour shifts) and extended litigation (11-25 hours/case)

Training and support

The introductory seminar will take place on January 29, 2019 from 3:00-4:30pm. Additional training is provided for each specific pro bono opportunity by the partner organization.

  • Training is provided and required
  • CLE credit for training

Location

Chicago, IL

Help Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Find Safety and Security

The Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (DVLC) and the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE) are hosting an informational seminar on January 29, 2019 at 3:00pm at the Dirksen Building (219 S Dearborn).

Learn about their work to empower survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and to help them seek justice. Each organization will explain the different ways you can get involved as a pro bono attorney and how to get started. CLE credit and refreshments will be provided.

Learn more about CAASE: http://caase.org/
Learn more about DVLC: https://www.dvlcchicago.org/

As the charitable arm of the CBA, The Chicago Bar Foundation brings the legal community together to improve access to justice for people in need and make the legal system more fair and efficient for everyone. The CBF’s vision is that the justice system is fair and accessible for all people in the Chicago metropolitan area and that Chicago’s legal community embraces its leadership responsibility to uphold this fundamental American principle.

Type of engagement

Litigation

Time commitment

Opportunities include limited scope emergency services (4-hour shifts) and extended litigation (11-25 hours/case)

Training and support

The introductory seminar will take place on January 29, 2019 from 3:00-4:30pm. Additional training is provided for each specific pro bono opportunity by the partner organization.

  • Training is provided and required
  • CLE credit for training

Location

Chicago, IL