Law & Leadership Carbondale
What:2014 Law & Leadership Institute (LLI) Cohort
Where: The LLI Cohort will operate as part of the Chicago Summer Legal Institute Program
When: Monday July 21 - August 8, 2014
Cost: The Institute is FREE
Click here to be redirected to our Chicago SLI page for the application
The Institute combines Just The Beginning’s Summer Legal Institute (SLI) and the Illinois Law and Leadership Institute (ILLI) promoting legal education and leadership and inspiring interest in the legal profession amongst high school students.
Students work with judges, lawyers and law students on legal reasoning, case analysis, writing, negotiation, and oral argument exercises and above all - HAVE FUN!
To see photos and more from the 2012 Law & Leadership Institute, please see our yearbook!
The Law & Leadership Institute will help increase academic achievements in:
- Critical thinking skills
- Oral advocacy
The Law & Leadership Institute will help increase personal achievements by:
- Developing effective study habits to be carried on and expanded throughout their academic careers (and beyond)
- Helping students to build social skills amongst peers and adults
- Nurturing leadership skills
- Promoting a sense of belonging in the legal profession and the community in general
- Promoting a strong sense of confidence in the students’ own ability to thrive in any setting
Refer to the Chicago SLI page for Law & Leadership Institute-Chicago information.
For additional information, contact JTB-APO Program Director
Laura Ramsey at (312) 258-4868 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Law & Leadership Institute Program Sponsorship
JTB-APO is able to offer this program free to our students because of the generous contributions of our program sponsors. To learn more information about how to support the Chicago SLI program, please contact JTB-APO Executive Director, Paula Lucas, at email@example.com or 312-258-5930. Thank you for supporting this program and JTB-APO's mission to encourage and bolster student achievement and diversify the legal profession!