'Lawyer in The Lobby' Free By Phone Friday, April 17

‘Lawyer in The Lobby’ Free By Phone Friday, April 17

In recognition of the continuing need for legal assistance during the current “shelter in place”, the popular and free Lawyer in the Lobby weekly program offered by the Kane County Bar Association with the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center at the Kane County Courthouse will take place by telephone from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 17 by calling 630-406-7126.

Attorneys David Rutter and Scott Larson will answer calls from people who are representing themselves and need help with the legal process.

To be eligible, callers need to have a question about a civil matter (no criminal, traffic or family law questions) occurring in Kane County. Examples of civil matters include:

  • Landlord, tenant, or eviction issues
  • Foreclosures
  • Name changes
  • Small claims cases
  • Estates, wills, and guardianship

Attorneys will attempt to answer all calls received, but in the event you are asked to leave a message, please do so and someone will return your call.

If you have a legal question about Divorce and Family Law in Kane County, you can call a family law attorney for free help from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 16, during the Divorce and Family Law Program at 630-406-7126.

Please note: The Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center is physically closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic but staff is answering phone calls and emails.

Please see kclawlibrary.org for information.

SOURCE: Kane County Law Library news release