Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation News

Legal services and support for veterans in Madison County flagged by judiciary

By John Breslin | Nov 12, 2018

Members of the judiciary in Madison County are flagging up free civil legal services and the network of groups available to support veterans.

Pro bono forum will give attorneys chance to offer free legal services for civil matters

By Charmaine Little | Oct 22, 2018

While legal representation is a lawful mandate in criminal matters, the same doesn’t hold true for civil issues such as domestic violence, discrimination, eviction and divorce.

Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz dedicated to helping clients with variety of needs

By Erianne Leatherman | Jul 20, 2018

The Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz was founded with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of its clients.

Belleville attorney Russell Scott awarded Bar Association Medal of Merit

By John Breslin | Jul 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A Belleville-based attorney with 40 years of experience, mostly in litigation, has received the Illinois State Bar Association's Medal of Merit Award.

Annual Law Day Run to take place in Belleville this Saturday, April 29

By Sara McCleary | Apr 27, 2017

BELLEVILLE — The 16th annual Law Day Run will be held in downtown Belleville on Saturday, April 29.

St. Clair County holds first expungement and record-sealing event

By Taryn Phaneuf | Nov 1, 2016

BELLEVILLE — At an event geared toward giving non-violent offenders a second chance, volunteers helped qualifying individuals take the first steps toward expunging or sealing their criminal records.

Vets to get free legal services during two-day event

By Mike Helenthal | Oct 13, 2016

Volunteer attorneys in Madison County on Nov. 10 and 15 will again offer free legal services to veterans, many of whom face special challenges upon returning to their communities.

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