Decades-Long Wait is Over

AILA Volunteer Obtains Green Card for Client Ana was brought to the United States in 1988 when she was just 12 months old. She has been known as an undocumented person ever since. Over the last 30 years, Ana has made a life for herself regardless. She learned the language, contributed to her community, gave

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2024 Awardees

2024 Awardees Honorable William b. sullivanCourt of Honor Read Bio Honorable William B. Sullivan Court of Honor Award Jim CovingtonPartner Award Read Bio Jim Covington Partner Award Peter SellkePartner Award Read Bio Peter Sellke Partner Award Thousands of homeowners and tenants across Illinois have saved their homes during the last decade thanks to the programs

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Social Security Success

Amidst the chaos of the COVID-19 outbreak, M and her husband’s marriage crumbled, prompting their separation, with her husband returning to Australia; in a tale of legal prowess and perseverance, 711 Law Student, Samantha Sharland, orchestrated M’s divorce proceedings with swift precision through the DePaul Family Law Field Clinic, ultimately securing M’s divorce.

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Public Benefits Attorney Remedies Overpayment Problem for Adult with Disability

The JUF Evelyn R. Greene Clinic teams up with CVLS to assist low-income clients, such as U., an adult with Asperger’s Syndrome, OCD, and ADHD. When U.’s disability benefits were abruptly terminated and deemed overpaid, dedicated volunteer Ellyce Anapolsky successfully fought the decision, reinstating U.’s benefits and dismissing the overpayment in a triumph for justice.

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