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Lawyer in the Library (Kane County)

The Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center in partnership with Administer Justice and the Kane County Bar Association has created a program to assist qualifying low income individuals with their Kane County legal needs. Volunteer attorneys provide legal coaching, document review, and referrals for qualifying individuals. Each consultation is limited to 30 minutes with no expectation of ongoing legal representation.

Named the most user-friendly Law Library by the Kane County Chronicle and recipient of the 2017 Liberty Bell award, the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center is located within the Kane County Judicial Center and is open to the public. The Library houses the County's core of legal research materials, including print products and online databases. The professional library team provides outstanding service supporting its governing statute 55 ILCS 5/5-39001 and furthering open and equal access to legal and governmental information.

Type of engagement

Fixed Time Commitment

Time commitment

Volunteers sign-up for shifts as their schedule permits during regular courthouse hours.

Location

Sycamore, IL

Lawyer in the Library (Kane County)

The Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center in partnership with Administer Justice and the Kane County Bar Association has created a program to assist qualifying low income individuals with their Kane County legal needs. Volunteer attorneys provide legal coaching, document review, and referrals for qualifying individuals. Each consultation is limited to 30 minutes with no expectation of ongoing legal representation.

Named the most user-friendly Law Library by the Kane County Chronicle and recipient of the 2017 Liberty Bell award, the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center is located within the Kane County Judicial Center and is open to the public. The Library houses the County's core of legal research materials, including print products and online databases. The professional library team provides outstanding service supporting its governing statute 55 ILCS 5/5-39001 and furthering open and equal access to legal and governmental information.

Type of engagement

Fixed Time Commitment

Time commitment

Volunteers sign-up for shifts as their schedule permits during regular courthouse hours.

Location

Sycamore, IL