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First Defense Legal Aid

When anything you say can be held against you...A 24 hour hotline for people being held by the Chicago Police Department

First Defense Legal Aid 

Chicago Community Bond Fund

Remain free while fighting your case in Cook County

Chicago Community Bond Fund

Illinois Legal Aid Online

Free online tools and resources for all your legal questions

Illinois Legal Aid Online

CARPLS Everyday Justice

Free legal hotline that answers everyday legal questions for people who can not afford an attorney 

CARPLS Everyday Justice 


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Contact Us...better yet, come see us in person!

The center shares space in the UNITED CHURCH OF ROGERS PARK building:

Please enter through the wooden door at 1543 W Morse, or the accessible entrance with elevator at 1545 W Morse. 

Emmanuel Andre, Esq. 


James Baranyk, Esq


Maria Hernandez, administrative assistant and Spanish translator/linguist


Robyn Fuder, administrative assistant 


Pierrerasha Goodwin, legal intern 

Northside Transformative Law Center

1543 W. Morse Ave. Chicago, IL 60626

P (312) 219-6544


Monday         9am - 6pm

Tuesday         9am - 6pm

Wednesday   9am - 6pm

Thursday       9am - 6pm

Friday:            9am - 6pm

Saturday:      10am-3pm

Sunday:         Closed

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