Staff Attorney

Staff Attorney

Every day, people across Illinois are denied the basic rights to which they are entitled under the law simply because they can’t afford a lawyer. It’s our mission to change that. Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. is seeking a Staff Attorney to join our team in the...
Expungement and Driver’s License Reinstatement Fair, December 10

Expungement and Driver’s License Reinstatement Fair, December 10

Prairie State Legal Services and Legacy Reentry Foundation are partnering to host an Expungement and Driver’s License Reinstatement Fair for legal advice on December 10, from 11 AM-2 PM at the Legacy Foundation, 420 W Clayton St., Waukegan, IL. Pre-screening is...
World AIDS Day Celebration Event, December 1

World AIDS Day Celebration Event, December 1

#WorldAIDSDay brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS. Join Prairie State Legal Services’ HIV/AIDS Project, in partnership with Lake County Providers AMITA Health, Lake County Health Department, and The Catholic Charities for a...
Attorney Presentation & Clinic: Get Free Legal Advice, December 7

Attorney Presentation & Clinic: Get Free Legal Advice, December 7

Representatives from Prairie State Legal Services will give a brief presentation on their services, then offer free, one-on-one meetings with an attorney to give legal advice. DECEMBER 7, 2021 | 5 PM – 6 PM FAIRGROUNDS BOYS & GIRLS CLUB 609 KILBURN AVE All...
Sealing Eviction Records: An Overview for Social Service Partners

Sealing Eviction Records: An Overview for Social Service Partners

The eviction moratorium is over, and many tenants are ready to move. But old eviction records can prevent a tenant from finding new rental housing, especially in a tight rental market. A new Illinois law temporarily expands the types of eviction court records that can...