Mujeres does not provide legal representation.
The following agencies handle family law cases such as divorce, child custody, and orders of protection. If you are unable to pay an attorney, they may be able to provide assistance.
Legal Aid Bureau
14 E. Jackson, 15th Floor, Chicago, IL
Serves low-income residents of Cook County. Provides legal services regarding family law matters only. Appointments are required.
Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago
Family Law Project:
111 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago
Project Safe (Divorce and Orders of Protection): 312-347-8357
Serves low-income residents of Chicago in family law matters. Domestic violence cases are a priority. Appointments are required.
20 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 500, Chicago
Serves residents of Cook County. Appointments are required.
Chicago Legal Clinic
2938 E. 91st Street, Chicago
Fees are determined on a sliding scale according to income. Appointments are required.
Center for Disability and Elder Law
710 N. Lake Shore Dr., 3rd Floor, Chicago
Provides legal advice and referrals to Cook County residents who have a permanent disability or are seniors over 60.
CARPLS (Legal advice and referral hotline)
Provides legal advice over the phone and referrals to appropriate legal services.
Child Support Enforcement Division of the Cook County State’s Attorney