Brinks Gilson & Lione: LAF Sixth Annual Golf Outing Event Co-Sponsors

For the sixth year in a row, Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., is at the helm of sponsoring LAF’s Annual Golf Outing, in partnership with the global business advisory firm FTI Consulting. Brinks attorney Brad Lane, a partner experienced in patent and trade secret litigation,…

On Ezekiel and Chocolate Pie

Last month at our Annual Luncheon, LAF presented the Jerold S. Solovy Equal Justice Award to Daniel Lindsey, a Supervisory Attorney in our Consumer Practice Group.  This award is given annually to one attorney on LAF’s staff whose work embodies the work of Jerold Solovy, a proud Chicagoan who worked to change the legal system to improve the lives…

“LAF helped me realize that women have rights and can seek help.”

On Friday, June 19, LAF client Bhavika Kalani courageously told her story to a crowded ballroom of more than 500 people at our Annual Luncheon.  She overcame an arranged marriage to an abusive husband in India, who moved their family to the U.S. and kept her living in fear.  With LAF’s help, she was able…

Medical-Legal Partnerships and July 2015 eNewsletter

A little girl who lives in a run-down apartment full of black mold can be treated for her asthma forever without getting any better.  Her doctor can’t force her landlord to remove the mold that’s causing the problem, but a lawyer can.  Likewise, a lawyer can’t prescribe the medicine to treat the pain of chronic…