Access to Justice

Access to Justice

training varies by case type

CVLS is appointed by judges to represent low-income individuals representing themselves in Cook County Chancery Court litigation, such as mortgage foreclosure defense litigation, including mortgage fraud and predatory lending; the appeal of administrative decisions; declaratory judgments and injunctions. Interesting and often complex, Chancery Court litigation offers volunteers excellent and meaningful litigation experience.

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