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Preparation of Estate Planning Documents

Attorneys with subject matter experience prepare estate planning documents (wills, trusts, powers of attorney and any related documents) for low-income individuals with HIV.

Legal Council for Health Justice collaborates with medical and social services providers on three projects: AIDS Legal Project, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children, and SSI Homeless Outreach Project on cases including estate planning, guardianship, civil rights, consumer, public benefits, immigration, special education, and housing.

Type of engagement

Transactional

Time commitment

Attorneys typically spend 5–15 hours over a 2–3 week time period

Acquired skills

Client counseling, client/witness interviewing, writing/drafting skills

Skills and resources required

Subject matter expertise

Location

Chicago, IL

Preparation of Estate Planning Documents

Attorneys with subject matter experience prepare estate planning documents (wills, trusts, powers of attorney and any related documents) for low-income individuals with HIV.

Legal Council for Health Justice collaborates with medical and social services providers on three projects: AIDS Legal Project, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children, and SSI Homeless Outreach Project on cases including estate planning, guardianship, civil rights, consumer, public benefits, immigration, special education, and housing.

Type of engagement

Transactional

Time commitment

Attorneys typically spend 5–15 hours over a 2–3 week time period

Acquired skills

Client counseling, client/witness interviewing, writing/drafting skills

Skills and resources required

Subject matter expertise

Location

Chicago, IL