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Articles on Pro Bono

New Illinois Legal Aid Online website serves legal professionals, consumers

By Matthew Hector
October
2016
LawPulse
Page 12
By consolidating its five websites and removing duplicative content, ILAO has managed to create a one-stop website for laypersons and lawyers alike.

Retired, inactive, in-house lawyers can now represent clients pro bono

By Helen W. Gunnarsson
July
2008
LawPulse
Page 334
Effective July 1, new supreme court rules let retired, inactive, and in-house lawyers working through legal-aid providers or other approved groups represent clients pro bono.

The New Pro Bono Reporting Requirement

By Helen W. Gunnarsson
September
2006
Cover Story
Page 468
What is a client of "limited means" for reporting purposes? What kinds of services count as "pro bono"? Justice Kilbride and others talk about pro bono reporting.

Correspondence from Our Readers

April
2005
Column
Page 158
Pro bono – the system must be fair.

Strengthening the Legal-Aid Safety Net

By Ole Bly Pace III
March
2005
Column
Page 108
We need to find a way to serve the unmet legal needs of the poor without unfairly burdening solo and small-firm lawyers.

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