Legal Aid Matters


For more than 50 years, LAF has been providing the leading provider of free legal services in non-criminal matters to the poorest and most vulnerable people across Chicago, ensuring them the protections they deserve in the legal system. Legal Aid Matters is a platform for the experts at LAF to to talk about the issues affecting the communities we support.

Hosted by Nubia Willman
Created for LAF Chicago
Produced by Davis Sullivan
Edited by Davis Sullivan
Music by Podington Bear
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Title: Domestic violence awareness month with Caitlin Cervenka

Domestic violence awareness month with Caitlin Cervenka

October 11th, 2018

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month this October, Caitlin Cervenka of LAF's Children and Families Practice Group joins Nubia in conversation… Go to Episode

Regina Hernandez talks legal clinics and pro bono opportunities

September 18th, 2018

Regina Hernandez is a staff attorney with LAF's volunteer services unit, where she recruits and manages volunteers to stretch our services to as many… Go to Episode

Meet Jon Delozano, Immigrants and Workers' Rights

September 4th, 2018

In this episode, Nubia sits down with her colleague within LAF’s Immigrants and Workers’ rights Practice Group, Jon Delozano, whose work focuses on… Go to Episode

LAF, NTA, and CLC take on Chicago Public Schools

August 20th, 2018

National Teacher’s Academy (NTA) is a high-performing (Level 1+) elementary school on Chicago’s near south side, serving students who are 80% African… Go to Episode