The Bar News

Illinois Lawyer Finder makes nearly 8,000 referrals in 2009

The Illinois State Bar Association's Lawyer Finder Service provides referrals to local lawyers Mondays through Fridays. The Service makes referrals in a number of areas of law. For 2009, ISBA helped people in need of legal services find lawyers in the following areas:
  • Administrative 86
  • Animal 28
  • Bankruptcy 206
  • Business Law 165
  • Civil Disputes 882
  • Civil Rights 153
  • Collection 264
  • Consumer protection 219
  • Contracts 136
  • Criminal Law 684
  • Education Law 146
  • Elder Law 27
  • Employment law 909
  • Estate/Probate 261
  • Family 1,342
  • Government benefits 159
  • Health Law 58
  • Immigration 39
  • Insurance disputes 77
  • Intellectual Property 53
  • Misc 19
  • Municipal Law 75
  • Personal Injury 909
  • Real Estate 691
  • Social Security 148
  • Tax 62
  • Worker Compensation 123
These numbers do not include additional referrals made through the online Lawyer Finder service. Want to be part of the ISBA Lawyer Finder Service? Call (800) 252-8908 and ask for the Legal Department, or visit www.illinoislawyerfinder.com Clients should call (800) 922-8757.
Posted on January 21, 2010 by Chris Bonjean

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