Legal Services Link's Affiliations
1871 is an entrepreneurial hub for digital startups. Located in The Merchandise Mart, the soon-to-be 75,000-square-foot facility provides Chicago startups with programming, access to mentors, educational resources, potential investors and a community of like-minded entrepreneurs that help them on their path to building successful businesses. 1871 is the flagship project of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center. Visit website.
MSJDN supports military spouses in the legal profession by advocating for licensing accommodations for military spouse attorneys; educating the public about the challenges faced by career-minded military spouses and their families; encouraging the hiring of military spouses; and providing a network connecting military spouse attorneys with each other and their supporters. Visit website.
MothersEsquire is devoted to increasing the retention and promotion rates of women in the law, with particular emphasis on women with children. Although its focus is on the unique challenges women lawyers face, its goal is to support all lawyers who are parents or caregivers, promote policies and practices that recognize and accommodate attorneys' family needs, and provide resources to women navigating a challenging profession. Visit website.