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.

AILA Expands

This month Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) will launch Legal Answers an online portal for Illinois attorneys to provide limited scope legal advice to lower-income Illinois residents about their civil legal issues. Legal Answers uses technology to overcome barriers presented by geography and scare local legal resources.

A long, purple journey

On August 16, 2001 two memorable events happened in Chuck Aron’s life. That morning, he lost his brother-in-law , Paul Bracken, to Early-Onset Alzheimer’s and that evening he ran his first Race Judicata.
“Race Judicata is very close to me,” Chuck told us. “That’s why I never miss it.”