Law Related Education for the Public
The mission of the Standing Committee on Law Related Education for the Public is: to develop, implement, and administer law-related programs that enhance an understanding of the legal system; to educate the public about the work of lawyers and judges, and the importance of an independent judiciary for the proper administration of justice; to promote students’ interest in our justice system and encourage their consideration of careers in the law; and to advocate for the expansion of civics education in all appropriate environments.
Current Newsletter — February 2017
- From the Chair
- What is legal aid?
- 2017 ISBA High School Mock Trial Invitational
- Access to justice in Illinois: What court personnel & others can (and can’t) do to assist you with your case
- Websites to use for Law Related Education
- Book review of The Anxious Lawyer