Illinois

Statewide

Champaign

Champaign County Bar Association Pro Bono Program
Primary Address: 1817 S Neil St Ste 203
City: Champaign
State: IL
Zipcode: 61820
General Phone: 217-356-1351
Fax: 217-356-7621
Intake Phone: 217-356-1351
Counties Served: Champaign
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Elder Law, Wills
Other Case Types: Guardianships, Orders of Protection

Land Of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
Primary Address: 1817 S Neil St
City: Champaign
State: IL
Zipcode: 61820-7234
General Phone: 217-356-1351
Fax: 217-356-7621
Intake Phone: 217-356-1351
Counties Served: Vermilion
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Wills

Cook

AIDS Legal Council of Chicago
Primary Address: 220 S State St
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60604-2102
General Phone: 312-427-8990
Fax: 312-427-8419
Intake Phone: 312-427-8990
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: AIDS/HIV, Education, Public Benefits, Wills
Case Restrictions: Clients must be in Cook County. HIV related, civil legal matters.

Cabrini Green Legal Aid
Primary Address: 740 N Milwaukee Ave.
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60642
General Phone: 312-738-2452
Fax: 312-850-4783
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Adoption, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Health, Housing, Juvenile, Termination of Parental Rights
Other Case Types: Criminal, Family, Juvenile, Income Maintenance
Case Restrictions: No criminal cases, and no more than 2 prior felony convictions.
Web Site: http://www.cgla.net/

Center For Disability & Elder Law (CDEL)
Primary Address: 79 W. Monroe St Ste 919
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60603-4908
General Phone: 312 376-1880
Fax: 312-908-0866
Intake Phone: 312-908-4463
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: AIDS/HIV, Adoption, Bankruptcy, Community Economic Development, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Health, Housing, Immigration, Individual Rights, Juvenile, Public Benefits, Real Estate, Termination of Parental Rights, Torts, Wills
Other Case Types: Provides pro bono legal assistantce to low-income people with disabilities and the elderly throughout Cook County
Case Restrictions: No criminal or personal injury cases.
Web Site: http://www.cdelaw.org
Organization Email: info@cdelaw.org


Case Types: Community Economic Development, Education, Employment, Health, Housing
Other Case Types: Civil Rights
Case Restrictions: Cases must raise substantial questions involving civil rights or the inclusion of people of color or poor people into the social, political and economic systems of the United States.
Web Site: http://www.clccrul.org
Organization Email: info@clccrul.org

Chicago Legal Advocacy For Incarcerated Mothers CLAIM
Primary Address: 70 East Lake Street 1120
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60601-5959
General Phone: 312-675-0912
Fax: 312-675-0915
Intake Phone: 312-675-0912
Counties Served: Statewide
Case Types: Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Individual Rights, Juvenile, Termination of Parental Rights
Case Restrictions: Imprisoned or formerly imprisoned parents, and the guardians they designate for their children.
Web Site: http://www.claim-il.org/

Chicago Legal Clinic Pro Bono Program
Primary Address: 2938 E 91st St
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60617-4208
General Phone: 773-731-1762
Fax: 773-731-4264
Intake Phone: 773-731-1762
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Real Estate, Torts, Wills
Other Case Types: Guardianship of Disabled Adults
Case Restrictions: Uncontested for: Adoption, Divorce, and Guardianship cases. Simple Wills.
Web Site: http://www.clclaw.org
Organization Email: egrossman@clclaw.org

Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation
Primary Address: 100 N La Salle St Ste 900
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60602-2405
General Phone: 312-332-3508
Fax: 312-332-1460
Intake Phone: 312-332-1624
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Community Economic Development, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Elder Law, Health, Housing, Immigration, Public Benefits, Real Estate, Torts, Wills
Other Case Types: General practice of law for poor. Also includes income tax and some criminal.
Case Restrictions: Low-income (175% of poverty guidelines), Other limitation--must be able to place with volunteer. Must be something attorney can do to help (i.e., won't defend judgment proof client who was at fault in auto accident).
Web Site: http://www.cvls.org
Organization Email: cvls@cvls.org

Civil Court Clinic for Orders of Protection Pro Bono Advocates
Primary Address: 28 N Clark Ste 630
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60602-1310
General Phone: 312-827-2420
Fax: 312-827-2425
Intake Phone: 312-827-2420
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence
Case Restrictions: Must be income eligible. Cases are subject to screening by in-house staff attorney.
Web Site: http://probonoadvocates.org

The Law Project Of Chicago Lawyers' Committee For Civil Rights Under Law
Primary Address: 100 N LaSalle Street Ste 600
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60602
General Phone: 312-939-3638
Fax: 312-630-1127
Counties Served: Cook, Du Page, Lake
Case Types: Community Economic Development, Housing, Real Estate
Other Case Types: Small business/micro-entrepreneurs.
Case Restrictions: Most demonstrate lack of funds with which to hire private counsel. Small business clients have financial criteria in order to receive services.
Web Site: http://www.thelawproject.org/

First Defense Legal Aid
Primary Address: 5100 W. Harrison Street
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60644
General Phone: 800-529-7374
Fax: 312-238-9344
Intake Phone: 800-529-7374
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Juvenile
Other Case Types: Criminal
Case Restrictions: Representation limited, except in certain circumstances, to representation at Chicago Police stations during the criminal investigation stage.
Web Site: http://www.first-defense.org
Organization Email: frstdefens@aol.com


Organization Email: frstdefens@aol.com

Lawyers' Committee For Better Housing, Inc.--Attorney Of The Day Eviction Defense Program
Primary Address: 220 S. State Street 1700
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60604
General Phone: 312-347-7600
Fax: 312-347-7604
Intake Phone: 312-347-7600
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Housing
Case Restrictions: Must reside in Chicago. Represent tenants in landlord-tenant disputes, conditions issues. Tenants must be at or below 60% of chicago PMA.
Web Site: http://www.lcbh.org
Organization Email: aodprogram@lcbh.org

Legal Assistance Foundation Of Metropolitan Chicago
Primary Address: 111 W Jackson Blvd 300
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60604-3589
General Phone: 312-341-1070
Fax: 312-341-1041
Intake Phone: 312-341-1070
Counties Served: Cook
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Health, Housing, Immigration, Individual Rights, Public Benefits, Termination of Parental Rights
Case Restrictions: 125% of Poverty up to 150% with LSC permitted deductions Case Acceptance Priorities exist for each area of law.
Web Site: http://www.lafchicago.org

Midwest Immigrant And Human Rights Center (MIHRC)
Primary Address: 208 S LaSalle St 1818
City: Chicago
State: IL
Zipcode: 60604
General Phone: 312-660-1370
Fax: 312-551-2214
Intake Phone: 312-660-1370
Counties Served: Statewide
Case Types: Domestic Violence, Employment, Immigration, Juvenile, Public Benefits
Case Restrictions: Clients must be 200% below the federal poverty line.
Web Site: http://www.heartlandalliance.org
Organization Email: mihrc@heartlandalliance.org

DuPage

Du Page Bar Legal Aid Service
Primary Address: 126 S County Farm Rd
City: Wheaton
State: IL
Zipcode: 60187-4597
General Phone: 630-653-6212
Fax: 630-653-6317
Counties Served: Du Page
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Torts, Wills
Organization Email: lasdupage@sbcglobal.net

Jackson

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc.
Primary Address: PO Box 424
City: Murphysboro
State: IL
Zipcode: 62966-6108
General Phone: 618-684-2282
Fax: 618-684-3738
Intake Phone: 877-342-7891
Counties Served: Alexander, Gallatin, Jackson, Johnson, Massac, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Union, Williamson
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Dissolution of Marriage, Housing, Real Estate

Jefferson

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Mount Vernon Office
Primary Address: 409 Harrison St
City: Mount Vernon
State: IL
Zipcode: 62864-3643
General Phone: 618-244-0235
Fax: 618-244-9293
Counties Served: Clinton, Franklin, Jefferson, Marion
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Housing

Kane

Kane County Pro Bono Program Prairie State Legal Services Inc
Primary Address: 201 Houston Ste 102
City: Batavia
State: IL
Zipcode: 60510
General Phone: 630-232-9415
Fax: 630-232-9402
Intake Phone: 800-942-4612
Counties Served: Kane
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Child Custody, Real Estate, Wills
Other Case Types: Guardianship, Reduction of Child Support, Visitation Denial
Case Restrictions: Reduction of child support must have been unemployed more than 60 days. Guardianships must be uncontested.

Kankakee

Prairie State Legal Services Inc. Volunteer Lawyer's Project
Primary Address: 191 S Chicago Ave
City: Kankakee
State: IL
Zipcode: 60901-4002
General Phone: 815-935-2750
Fax: 815-935-0906
Counties Served: Kankakee, Kendall, Iroquois
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Housing, Real Estate, Wills
Case Restrictions: For divorces - physical abuse needs to be present in some counties
Web Site: http://www.pslegal.org

Knox

Prairie State Legal Services
Primary Address: 1614 E Knox St
City: Galesburg
State: IL
Zipcode: 61401-5347
General Phone: 309-343-2141
Fax: 309-343-7647
Counties Served: Fulton, Henderson, Knox, McDonough, Stark, Warren
Case Types: AIDS/HIV, Adoption, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Health, Housing, Individual Rights, Public Benefits
Web Site: http://www.pslegal.org

Lake

Lake County Bar Foundation Volunteer Lawyers Program
Primary Address: 415 Washington St
City: Waukegan
State: IL
Zipcode: 60085-5564
General Phone: 847-662-6925
Fax: 847-662-6986
Intake Phone: 847-662-6925
Counties Served: Lake
Case Types: AIDS/HIV, Bankruptcy, Community Economic Development, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Education, Immigration, Real Estate, Wills
Other Case Types: Drivers license where applicant needs to secure and maintain employment.

Livingston

Prairie State Legal Services Inc McLean County Pro Bono Program
Primary Address: 102 N Center St Ste 405
City: Bloomington
State: IL
Zipcode: 61701-5056
General Phone: 309-827-5021
Fax: 309-828-3776
Counties Served: Livingston, McLean, Woodford
Case Types: Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Individual Rights, Termination of Parental Rights
Case Restrictions: Children have to be involved
Web Site: http://www.pslegal.org

Madison

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation Private Bar Involvement Program
Primary Address: 413 E Broadway
City: Alton
State: IL
Zipcode: 62002-2496
General Phone: 618-462-0029
Fax: 618/463-1101
Counties Served: Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike, Schuyler
Case Types: Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Housing, Public Benefits, Termination of Parental Rights

McHenry

McHenry County Bar Association Legal Aid
Primary Address: 1212 N Seminary Ave
City: Woodstock
State: IL
Zipcode: 60098-4314
General Phone: 815-338-1011
Fax: 815-338-9690
Counties Served: McHenry
Case Types: Dissolution of Marriage

Rock Island

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. Volunteer Lawyer Project of Rock Island County
Primary Address: 208 18th St Ste 202
City: Rock Island
State: IL
Zipcode: 61201-8720
General Phone: 309-794-1328
Fax: 309-794-0265
Intake Phone: 309-794-1328
Counties Served: Henry, Mercer, Rock Island, Whiteside
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Education, Elder Law, Housing, Individual Rights, Public Benefits, Real Estate, Wills
Case Restrictions: No Criminal and fee generating cases.
Organization Email: gfarwell@pslegal.org

Saint Clair

Land Of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
Primary Address: 327 Missouri Ave Ste 300
City: East Saint Louis
State: IL
Zipcode: 62201-3088
General Phone: 618-271-9140
Fax: 618-874-6914
Intake Phone: 877-342-7891
Counties Served: Monroe, Saint Clair
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Community Economic Development, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Elder Law, Housing, Real Estate, Wills
Case Restrictions: All restrictions on legal services corporation - funded cases are also applicable to pro bono cases.

Sangamon

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc. Sangamon County Bar Association Pro Bono Panel
Primary Address: 730 E Vine St Ste 214
City: Springfield
State: IL
Zipcode: 62703-2553
General Phone: 217-753-3300
Fax: 217-753-8291
Counties Served: Sangamon
Case Types: Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence

Springfield AIDS Resource Association
Primary Address: 514 E Lawrence Ave
City: Springfield
State: IL
Zipcode: 62703
General Phone: 217-523-2191
Fax: 217-523-2191
Case Types: AIDS/HIV

Will

Will County Legal Assistance Program, Inc.
Primary Address: 5 East Van Buren 310
City: Joliet
State: IL
Zipcode: 60432
General Phone: 815-727-5123
Fax: 815-727-5152
Intake Phone: 815-727-5123
Counties Served: Will
Case Types: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Elder Law, Housing, Public Benefits, Real Estate, Wills
Web Site: http://www.willcountybar.com/referral.html

Winnebago

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. Peoria County Pro Bono Plan
Primary Address: 975 N. Main
City: Peoria
State: IL
Zipcode: 61103
General Phone: 815-965-2134
Fax: 815-965-1081
Intake Phone: 800-322-2280
Counties Served: Boone, Bureau, Carroll, De Kalb, Du Page, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Iroquois, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Knox, Lake, La Salle, Lee, Livingston, McDonough, McHenry, McLean, Marshall, Mercer, Ogle, Peoria, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark, Stephenson, Tazewell, Warren, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago, Woodford
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Consumer, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Elder Law, Housing, Individual Rights, Real Estate, Wills
Other Case Types: Varies by County
Case Restrictions: Clients must have income at or below 125% of federal poverty level and must meet other LSC eligibility criteria.
Web Site: http://www.pslegal.org

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. Private Attorney Involvement Project
Primary Address: 975 N Main St
City: Rockford
State: IL
Zipcode: 61103-7064
General Phone: 815-965-2134
Fax: 815-965-1081
Counties Served: Boone, Carroll, Jo Daviess, Ogle, Stephenson, Winnebago
Case Types: AIDS/HIV, Bankruptcy, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Elder Law, Employment, Housing, Individual Rights, Juvenile, Public Benefits, Termination of Parental Rights, Wills
Web Site: http://prairiestatelegal.org

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. Volunteer Lawyers Project
Primary Address: 975 N Main St
City: Rockford
State: IL
Zipcode: 61103-7064
General Phone: 815-965-2134
Fax: 815-965-1081
Intake Phone: 815-935-2760
Counties Served: Boone, Carroll, Ogle, Stephenson, Winnebago
Case Types: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Consumer, Dissolution of Marriage, Real Estate, Torts
Web Site: http://pslegal.org