This training, held primarily for new attorneys at Legal Aid Chicago, is applicable to any attorney looking to get a quick overview of what legal aid advocates do in the area of housing law. The speaker is Lawrence Wood, the Director of the Legal Aid Chicago Housing Practice Group.
– Who is in the LAF Housing Practice Group, and what that group does
– Subsidized Housing Programs – Terms to know
– Understanding the eviction process and the importance of eviction defense
– Silo-busting between practice groups
John Gallagher from Shelter wins the first Housing Legal Aid Lawyer of the year Award 2014 #LALY14, sponsored by the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx)
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