Standing up to Bullies

LAF stands up to bullies. Every day, the attorneys, paralegals, and staff at LAF work tirelessly to defend people living in poverty from those who would prey on them.  We have protected seniors from scheming contractors looking to take advantage of them.  We have faced down slumlords refusing to provide adequate and safe living conditions…

The View From Room 205

Chicago’s local NPR station, WBEZ, aired an hour-long story and reflection this morning about an elementary school in North Lawndale, one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods. Many of LAF’s clients live in that neighborhood and others that face similar challenges.