Legal Council Attorney Honored with Prestigious Award

On July 23, Legal Council’s Program Director Lisa Parsons will receive the most prestigious award given to Chicago public interest lawyers. This award, the Thomas H. Morsch Award, is presented by the Chicago Bar Foundation to a long-time, exemplary legal aid and public interest law attorney for their public service accomplishments.

Congratulations, Lisa! Thank you for all of your hard work serving our clients who are homeless and living with severe mental illnesses.

Lisa Parsons (far right) celebrates Legal Council’s 30th Anniversary with colleagues Kenya Garrett-Burnett, Carrie Chapman, and Ruth Edwards on October 13, 2018.

The award will be presented at the Chicago Bar Foundation’s Annual Luncheon on July 23.