Legal Aid Chicago new attorney training: Housing law

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.

Topics include:
– 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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