Eviction Defense Project

Looking for a summer pro bono project? Represent pro se tenants in eviction court through the Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing Eviction Defense Project. LCBH will be hosting a training for this project on Wednesday, July 22 from noon to 1:00 p.m. at the LCBH Office, 33 N. LaSalle St., Ste. 900.

This hour-long training will cover the basics of landlord-tenant law and eviction defense practice in Chicago. Attendees will learn about the various state and local laws governing landlord-tenant relationships and the ins and outs of the eviction courtroom. Attorneys of all experience levels are welcome and CLE will be provided.  Attendees are invited to bring their lunch. Contact Samira Nazem at snazem@lcbh.org with questions and to register.