Calling all Lawyers and Senior Law students! First Defense Legal Aid is offering a free volunteer training to all lawyers. Come learn how to protect arrestee rights and change lives by taking just one 6-hour shift per month. We provide all of the necessary materials at orientation. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP for the training.
Date: Monday, January 16th
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: West Side Justice Center, 601 S California (free street parking, access from the Green Line/Blue Line, and the 94 & 7 buses).
This training will be part of our Martin Luther King Day of Service;
a day of outreach and engagement with Chicago’s west side youth and family. All are invited! The day’s schedule will be:
1pm: Drumming up Justice
2pm: Key note: Stan Willis, Civil & Human Rights Attorney & Activist
3pm: Know Your Rights Canvassing
5pm: Free Write “Mitigating Evidence” Art Exhibit & Service Reflection
5:30 Dinner & Call to Action
6pm Hotline Volunteer Orientation