Chicago-Kent College of Law established the Center
for Access to Justice & Technology (CAJT) to make
justice more accessible to the public by promoting the use
of the Internet in the teaching, practice, and public access
to the law.
Looking to gain legal experience that includes working directly with clients?
Join the Center for Access to Justice and Technology
for pizza and an information session
about volunteer opportunities with
the Self-Help Web Center, the Student Editorial Board
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
3 p.m. in room 590
By participating in these award-winning programs you can:
- Help pro-se clients navigate the (often confusing) process of completing and filing required court forms
- Develop greater understanding of the legal issues that pro se clients face
- Learn how to use A2J Author and HotDocs software, which is used by organizations and courts around the country – great resume booster!
- Earn work-study money or pro bono hours
Student Volunteers Needed at the Self-Help Web Desk At
the Daley Center
The Self-Help Web Desk is in need of volunteers to donate
two hours of time per week at the Self-Help Web Center in
the Cook County Clerk's Office for the Civil Division at
the Daley Center. The Web Desk is staffed by Chicago-Kent
student volunteers who assist pro se litigants complete
online interviews resulting in completely assembled court
documents. Volunteers also assist litigants navigate the
Daley Center and available public interest legal services
around Chicago. Volunteering at the self-help web desk is
a great way to learn about the Daley Center and the small
claims legal process, and to get some experience interacting
with people in need of legal help.
For more information or to sign up for a shift, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public Interest Certificate Program
Letter of Intent
Interest Certificate Program
is currently accepting letters of intent for the certificate
program. The Certificate requires 12 credit hours for completion,
including Public Interest Law and Policy and the public
interest section of Legal Writing IV. Letter of intent forms
are available on the Center
for Access to Justice & Technology website.
For more information about any of our projects please email:
or visit www.kentlaw.edu/cajt.