Andrea Cambray: Celebrating LAF

On the last day of 2014, we celebrate Andrea Cambray, recognized as this month’s Face of Justice by Illinois Legal Aid Online. You can watch her profile here. Andrea is the Outreach Coordinator of the Community Engagement Unit at LAF. She knows from personal experience how difficult it can be to access justice, and it…

Cynthia Sadkin: Celebrating LAF

Cynthia Sadkin, the director of Client and Community Services at LAF, has been an integral part of LAF for the last 22 years. Cynthia’s passion for equal justice fuels her drive and dedication to our organization: “I feel passionate, and I have always felt passionate about access to justice. It is one of the foundations…

Ron Marmer: Celebrating LAF

Ron Marmer has been a member of LAF’s governing board since 2008. He mentioned a few reasons why he is thankful for LAF: “What I like about LAF is the commitment of the staff. I think we have really remarkable people serving on the staff and they could be doing lots of other things while…

Carl Flaningam: Celebrating LAF

Today we hear from a Senior Attorney in the Consumer Practice Group, Carl Flaningam. Carl is thankful for LAF for a lot of reasons but he is especially thankful for the services we are able to offer our clients. He shared with us a story of how his work was able to significantly impact an…

Anakin Morris: Celebrating LAF

Today we hear from a very vital member of the LAF staff, our Development Officer, Anakin Morris. Anakin is part of the External Relations team here at LAF and is a major reason why we are able to provide legal service to so many clients. Although he does not have direct contact with these clients,…

Barbara Richardson: Celebrating LAF

When a lawyer is considering what kind of law they want to practice, there are a lot of different factors they usually consider, some more flashy than others. Working in private practice or corporate law can be very appealing, especially when it comes to the pay. Barbara Richardson, a Senior Attorney in the Consumer Practice…