Based in Burr Ridge, Illinois, Codilis and Associates provides legal services to mortgage lenders and servicers. Possessing a history of active community and nonprofit involvement, Codilis & Associates supports the Chicago Bar Foundation (CBF). CBF manages the annual Investing in Justice Campaign through the assistance and generosity of the city’s legal community.
CBF’s Investing in Justice Campaign promotes justice and legal equality by providing individuals with the necessary funds to acquire legal assistance or representation. Fund beneficiaries include children, persons with disabilities, veterans, and seniors. The program also offers support to individuals who have experienced domestic violence, immigrant persecution, and home seizure. Since its launch, the campaign has collected more than $11.5 million.
Over 140 corporate legal departments, law firms, and other law agencies participated in the 2015 Investing in Justice Campaign, which raised over $1.45 million. In addition, the 2015 campaign set new records for agency participation, individual contributors, and funds raised within the year. Contributions raised will fund more than $2 million in grants and be distributed among 34 pro bono and legal aid organizations.