If you need a referral to an attorney... you may contact one of the following associations of attorneys listed below. The law is complicated, and it is always best to have the assistance of an attorney in handling any legal matter.  

If you obtain the services of an attorney through any of these associations, please know that the attorney will charge you for his or her time and services.  In addition, the associations making the referrals may also charge you a fee.

Chicago Bar Association

Lawyer Referral Service
(312) 554-2001   

Cook County Bar Association
(312) 630-1157        

Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois                               
(312) 554-2045     

Illinois State Bar Association
(Illinois Lawyer Finder
P.O. Box 1330
Springfield, IL  62705-1330
(217) 525-5297  

National Lawyers Guild
(312) 913-0039  

North Suburban Bar Association 
Lawyer Referral Service

P.O. Box 731
Glenview, IL  60025
(312) 985-8264

Northwest Suburban Bar Association
Attorney Referral Service

(847) 221-2601                                       

Southwest Bar Association                            
P.O. Box 141 
Palos Heights, IL  60463-0141
(708) 371-4930  

West Suburban Bar Association
(708) 338-2662                                        

South Suburban Bar Association 
Lawyer Referral Service
P.O. Box 726     
Homewood, IL  60430
(708) 633-9700
This bar association  also offers court-based pro bono services as follows: 

Pro Bono Center 
Sixth Municipal District Courthouse
16501 South Kedzie Parkway
Lower Level
Markham, Illinois   60428
Hours: Noon to 3 p.m., Thursday  
Appointments for this service may be made in Room 119 at the Sixth Municipal District courthouse in Markham.
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