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With 50 years of experience providing high quality, free legal services to low-income Chicagoans, CVLS and its volunteers are often recognized for their outstanding work.

CVLS hosts Child Representative Training as part of new Domestic Relations program

CVLS is proud to offer an exciting new volunteer opportunity for attorneys to serve as Child Representative in Domestic Relations and Parentage cases. Similar to Guardian ad Litem (GAL) cases in Probate, CVLS is working with the court to accept appointments in contested Domestic Relations custody cases where both parties are pro se and low income. CVLS has agreed to take 30 cases in this pilot year, with the aim of increasing the number of cases in the future.

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