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.

Why I Volunteer for CVLS

Volunteer Janice Dantes recently closed her first case for CVLS! Read on for her account of the case and her experience volunteering with CVLS.

I took a deep breath and selected an adult guardianship case, my first real case. These were real people with a real legal problem. I was going to have to go before a real judge. Gulp!