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Emily Riley

Emily Riley

Emily Riley is currently a Senior Supervisory Attorney at Land of Lincoln Legal Aid.  The entirety of her legal career has been devoted to serving survivors of domestic violence by providing legal assistance in protective (restraining) orders or in various family related civil actions (divorce, child support, allocation of parental responsibilities).  She is also the VOCA Coordinator for all of Land of Lincoln’s service territory which includes 5 offices that serve 65 counties in Central and Southern Illinois.  Prior to obtaining her law license, she interned at Land of Lincoln as well.  Emily enjoys working within her community to promote awareness of domestic violence and her legal aid organization by providing presentations, trainings, and other outreach.

Guest Appearances
October 17, 2023

Talk Justice, an LSC Podcast: Legal Aid Struggles to Meet the Needs of Domestic Violence Survivors

Legal aid lawyers discuss the challenges to meeting clients’ needs for domestic violence-related legal services as cases rise on LSC’s “Talk Justice.” October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. LSC recently released its...