Updates

Student Board Hosts Naturalization Ceremony

On Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Highland Park High School (HPHS), approximately 150 citizen candidates from 37 countries were sworn in as U.S. citizens at the first Highland Park – Highwood Legal Aid Clinic Naturalization Ceremony. The Honorable Samuel Der-Yeghiayan, U.S. District Court Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, ...
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Amnesty in Lake County until July 15th

Lake County is offering amnesty until July 15th for all outstanding fines with traffic tickets, ordinance violations, and court-ordered judgments to pay off the debts without interest. To qualify, the debt owed must have the date of judgment of over a year. Following the amnesty period, all outstanding debts will ...
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Successful Event at First Bank of Highland Park

Throughout the month of August, HPHLAC was the featured non-profit at the First Bank of Highland Park Ruth Fell Wander Community Wall. We were honored to be selected and to have the opportunity for the community to learn more about the services we provide. Highlights on the wall included success ...
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Immigrant Heritage Month 2019

June is dedicated to sharing the stories of the immigrants that make America what it is today and supporting diversity in our nation. Every family has an immigration story, or knows someone who is an immigrant. We sure do! To celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month here are some immigration stories from ...
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Power of Attorney Clinics

A Power of Attorney in Illinois gives another person (the “ agent”) an ability to make health care or financial/property decisions on your behalf if you (the “principal”) become incapacitated or unable to make decisions on your own. ...
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Health Care Power of Attorney Clinic for Graduating Seniors

Wednesday July 24, 2019 5:30 pm- 8:00 pm at the North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic 491 Laurel Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035 There is no cost for this Clinic Please email info@nlegalaid.org or contact us by phone at 847.737.4042 to make an appointment. ...
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HPH Legal Aid Clinic Celebrates 1st Anniversary Party!

On May 2nd, the Highland Park-Highwood Legal Aid Clinic celebrated its first anniversary! In our first year, we have had over 100 people come through our doors looking for legal assistance. We have signed up over 50 volunteer ...
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CLE Event- March 16th at 7pm

Dear Pro-Bono Attorneys: The Highland Park-Highwood Legal Aid Clinic is pleased to offer a training on Family Law on March 16, at 7pm, at the Firehouse Youth Center. Family law is one of the highest areas of demand for legal services for low-income individuals, and there are many volunteer opportunities ...
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Highland Park-Highwood Legal Aid Clinic Monthly Open Clinic Being Held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 9AM-12PM

Highland Park, IL –October 26, 2015 - The Highland Park-Highwood Legal Aid Clinic, located at The Firehouse Youth Center, 1830 Green Bay Rd, will be having monthly open clinic hours on Saturday, November 7, from 9AM to 12 noon. Those needing legal assistance for immigration, housing, and domestic violence issues ...
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