Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Pro bono opportunities in Chicago

In conjunction with the national pro bono week activities, between Oct. 24 to 28, interested attorneys can attend the Pro Bono and Community Service Fair to learn about pro bono opportunities in Chicago.  There will be free MCLE courses to learn how to do mortgage foreclosure mediation or help those who have been wrongly accused of child abuse or neglect, you can attend the "Breakfast With Judges" to discuss pro bono efforts in our community or participate in a unique workshops titled "Walk a Month in My Shoes: A Poverty Simulation." To get details on dates, times and places, visit the Chicago Bar Association pro bono week website.