Christopher Wilmes

HSPRD Attorney Christopher Wilmes Moderating Panel on Immigration

          HSPRD Attorney Christopher Wilmes is moderating a panel on immigration on Thursday, March […]

Background Checks with Bogus Results: HSPRD Partner on WGN

Christopher Wilmes was featured on WGN News regarding his efforts to protect employees from bad background check information.

HSPRD Attorneys Honored as 2018 Illinois Super Lawyers

We are proud to announce that fifteen of our attorneys have been selected as 2018 Illinois Super Lawyers and five of our […]

HSPRD Christopher Wilmes Quoted in the Chicago Tribune

  HSPRD’s Christopher Wilmes was quoted by Nereida Moreno and Greg Trotter from the Chicago Tribune. The article […]

15 HSPRD Attorneys Named By Super Lawyers 2017

We are proud to announce that twelve of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers and three of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Rising Stars.

HSPRD’s Continued Commitment to Justice

Our firm has and will continue to tirelessly work to protect the rights of these and other vulnerable individuals, including, if necessary, by challenging government action that is discriminatory, unconstitutional, or unlawful.

Christopher Wilmes Weighs in on CHA’s Housing Voucher Time Limit

The Chicago Public Housing Authority are testing a new program which limits housing vouchers to eight years.

HSPRD’S First Steps Toward Victory Against Chicago Housing Authority

September 28, 2016 marks the first step towards a change in Chicago Public Housing’s utility allowance practices.

HSPRD lawsuit alleging wage theft featured in Chicago Tribune

Yesterday, the Chicago Tribune ran an article on a class action lawsuit filed by HSPRD alleging wage theft against All Star Amusement, a subsidiary of carnival giant North American Midway Entertainment.

HSPRD files a Lawsuit against Alexander County Housing Authority

Yesterday, HSPRD and the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law filed a federal class action lawsuit on behalf of current and former Alexander County Housing Authority residents against the Alexander County Housing Authority (ACHA) and it’s four past executive directors in Cairo Illinois.

HSPRD Files Lawsuit Against Chicago Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisee

HSPRD along with the Community Activism Law Alliance (CALA) filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of former Dunkin’ Donuts workers against a Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee yesterday.

HSPRD Attorneys Included as Leading Lawyers in the Daily Law Bulletin

The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin ran a piece on Leading Lawyers in their Law Day Special Edition today.

HSPRD’s Chris Wilmes featured on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

HSPRD attorney Chris Wilmes, was featured in “Last week Tonight with John Oliver” last week.

HSPRD Files Lawsuit Against Chicago Housing Authority

Last week, HSPRD along with the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law filed a federal class action lawsuit on behalf of Chicago public housing residents against the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA).

Chris Wilmes Appointed by Federal Court to Monitor Consent Decree

Christopher Wilmes was recently appointed to act as a consent decree monitor in the case of EEOC v. Source One Staffing…

Chris Wilmes Presented with Founders’ Award from Amate House

Amate House presented HSPRD Partner Christopher Wilmes with the organization’s Founders’ Award in recognition of his dedication