Irene Hickey Sullivan is a first-year associate at Kirkland & Ellis. She recently graduated from the University of Chicago Law School and completed her PILI Graduate Fellowship at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services last summer.
In 2017, low-income, rural residents received inadequate or no professional help for 86 percent of their civil legal problems. This article discusses some strategies to help increase legal services in rural areas.
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