Media 2018-03-05T16:05:00+00:00

CARPLS Annual Report

CARPLS’ 2016 Annual Report is available to download.

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20531-lb-reprint-carpls-nov28-2016CARPLS’ Associate Board Trivia Fundraiser was featured on the front page of the Daily Law Bulletin. Click to read.

carpls-story-american-lawyer-tnailCARPLS’ innovative and efficient legal aid program was recently spotlighted in The American Lawyer. Click to read.

Golden Gavel in July 2016 Modern LuxuryCARPLS’ Golden Gavel fundraising gala appears in the July 2016 Modern Luxury. Click to read.

radio-islam-logoExecutive director Al Schwartz discusses the struggle for access to justice on Chicago’s Radio Islam. Click to listen!


CARPLS attorney Melissa Wemstrom shared her expertise on eviction in two news segments produced by Univision Chicago.

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CARPLS Golden Gavel 2017

Camille Olson, of Seyfarth Shaw, and Chad E. Walker, of Morton Salt, Inc. present the Golden Gavel Award to Gloria Santona, Retired Executive Vice President & General Counsel of McDonald’s Corporation.

CARPLS Golden Gavel 2016

Newsletter Archive

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Stories in our March 2018 newsletter

CARPLS and Women’s History Month

  • Golden Gavel Save-the-Date
  • Consumer Debt Legislation
  • Helping Women Advocate for Themselves
  • Spotlight on Justice Entrepreneurs Project
  • Pulaski Day
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Press Releases

Date Title
May 5, 2016 CARPLS Golden Gavel 2016 Event Wrapup | PDF
April 12, 2016 CARPLS Golden Gavel 2016 Announcement | PDF

Media Inquiries

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