Internships & Fellowships

Internships & Fellowships

Fall 2017 Legal Internship

Organization

Illinois Legal Aid Online

Location

120 S. LaSalle St.
Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60603

Website

Description

Are you looking for an internship that will expose you to cutting edge technology, a large variety of areas of substantive law, and the access to justice movement? Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) is currently accepting applications for our fall legal internship program. Our law student interns help us build and manage our statewide legal information website, and assist with many other technology-assisted projects that help those in Illinois most in need.

Funding information

  • We will accept applications from law students/grads who have funding.
  • We will accept applications from work study law students.
  • We will accept applications from law students seeking academic credit or participating in an externship through their law school.
  • We will accept applications from law students/grads who do not have funding.

About the Organization


Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) puts the law within reach for all, regardless of income or location. As the statewide legal services technology center, ILAO streamlines the delivery of free and pro bono legal services to lower-income Illinois residents, and delivers easy-to-understand legal information and help to those who can't afford a lawyer.

ILAO's mission is: to increase access to justice for lower-income and vulnerable Illinois residents through the innovative use of technology to assist and educate the public and to train and support legal aid providers and pro bono attorneys.

Illinois Legal Aid Online's programs provide essential legal services and support 24/7 to legal aid and pro bono attorneys, pro se litigants and lower-income individuals and families through its website.