Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Paralegal or College Student

Organization

Chicago Legal Clinic

Location

2938 East 91st Street
Chicago, IL 60617

Website

Description

The Chicago Legal Clinic seeks a volunteer paralegal or college student to work at the Clinic's South Chicago Office, 2938 E. 91st Street, Chicago, IL 60617. The volunteer will help by: contacting clients by phone and requesting information and providing case updates, drafting correspondence, and helping with the organization of client files. The time commitement is a total of 48 hours for two months (flexible) at 3 days per week (flexible) at 4-6 hours per day. Applicants should email a resume and brief cover letter to Lucy Torres, Volunteer Coordinator at ltorres@clclaw.org.

About the Organization

The Chicago Legal Clinic provides legal representation on a sliding scale based on household income to disadvantaged individuals from four offices in Chicago - Austin, Downtown, Pilsen and South Chicago.

The Chicago Legal Clinic also operates courthouse-based Advice Desks that provide free legal help.