Pro Bono Opportunity Guide

Uncontested Divorce Case (Alton, IL)

Separated spouses (with or without children) in need of your help understanding and navigating the divorce process. Parties agree on all issues, including property, debts, and support, if any. Land of Lincoln will provide a handbook to cover office forms and procedures and access to training and support as needed. Will you lend your expertise to help them find closure and a sense of personal wellbeing? Pro bono work is an important component of professionalism. It enhances our neighbors lives; strengthens communities; and improves court administration. More importantly, we become better people by helping others.

ElderlyFamily

Land of Lincoln provides free legal help to low income people in 65 counties in central and southern Illinois. We have 5 regional offices: Alton, Carbondale, Champaign, East St. Louis, and Springfield. Our Legal Advice and Referral Center serves all counties. We handle consumer, education, family, health, housing, homeownership, and public benefits.

Type of engagement

Litigation

Time commitment

Varies

Training and support

  • Training Provided
  • Training Required
  • CLE credit for training

Acquired Skills

Document preparation, litigation, client counseling, communication, people skills, etc.

Location

Alton, IL

Uncontested Divorce Case (Alton, IL)

Separated spouses (with or without children) in need of your help understanding and navigating the divorce process. Parties agree on all issues, including property, debts, and support, if any. Land of Lincoln will provide a handbook to cover office forms and procedures and access to training and support as needed. Will you lend your expertise to help them find closure and a sense of personal wellbeing? Pro bono work is an important component of professionalism. It enhances our neighbors lives; strengthens communities; and improves court administration. More importantly, we become better people by helping others.

ElderlyFamily

Land of Lincoln provides free legal help to low income people in 65 counties in central and southern Illinois. We have 5 regional offices: Alton, Carbondale, Champaign, East St. Louis, and Springfield. Our Legal Advice and Referral Center serves all counties. We handle consumer, education, family, health, housing, homeownership, and public benefits.

Type of engagement

Litigation

Time commitment

Varies

Training and support

  • Training Provided
  • Training Required
  • CLE credit for training

Acquired Skills

Document preparation, litigation, client counseling, communication, people skills, etc.

Location

Alton, IL