Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Working with Low Income Clients (Registration Required)

Hosts

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • ISBA Delivery of Legal Services Committee

When

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

Where

Online or telephone

When

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Online/telephone instructions

This program is available at no cost for the first 30 registrants who agree to take a pro bono case in the next year. A $25 fee applies after the first 30 registrants.
A special thanks to the following sponsors for making this opportunity possible:
Illinois Bar Foundation
Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
Law Crawford P.C.

Description

Gain a better understanding of the challenges faced by low-income clients and the impact these challenges can have on their ability to meet the demands and requirements of a legal case. Learn how to build rapport and communicate effectively with these types of clients, as well as why pro bono volunteers are so important to this demographic.

Accommodations request

If you need an accommodation, email the event contact.