The Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (DVLC) provides free civil legal assistance to low income individuals in Cook County. We are dedicated to keeping families safe, using the legal system to combat domestic violence. Our network of volunteers and interns make a difference each and every day. With the ongoing support of our generous contributors, we are able to continue to provide these critical services to keep families safe.
If you need immediate help, go to emergency information to get safe.
If you are an attorney who is ready to make a difference, please review our current opportunities for more information.
If you are a student who wishes to intern with us, please review the information on our site and contact us for the next step.
If you are a current or future contributor, we thank you for your support. Watch this site to keep up with the latest DVLC developments.
2013 Spring Fundraiser - Platinum Sponsor
The Circuit Court of Cook County Domestic Violence Courthouse was opened in 2005, providing domestic violence victims with a safe facility to handle legal matters while also offering much-needed services under one roof.
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