• Jason Han

    Jason Han Law

    Serves in Cook County

    www.jasonhanlaw.com

    Jason Han proudly represents employees seeking justice against their employers. Bad companies believe they’re too big to lose. Armed with big law firms and HR departments, they think they can take advantage of their loyal employees. They don’t realize they’re Goliaths. You, armed with a lawyer like Jason, are David. Jason will work with you to create a strategy to take down the employers who have trampled on your rights. He brings to your case a wealth of litigation experience in administrative hearings, bench trials, and jury trials. After graduating from the University of Illinois College of Law, he prosecuted cases in court every day for the People of the State of Illinois in enforcing the criminal law. Now Jason enforces employee rights enshrined in Illinois State and Federal laws such as the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Family Medical Leave Act, and the Illinois Human Rights Act. Jason has particular experience in representing Federal Sector employees through the EEO process.

    Jason can be reached day or night at (872) 201-0088 or jason@jasonhanlaw.com. This firm charges a $400 consultation fee.


  • Nikki Donnelley

    Rights and Restoration Law Group, LLC

    Serves in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will, McHenry, and Lake Counties

    rightsandrestorationlawgroup.com

    Nikki Donnelley is a zealous advocate for individuals coping with the impact of their criminal records, as well as those who are still behind bars. Her passion for working with people impacted by the criminal legal system began while studying public policy at DePaul University, where she studied the implications of local laws on Chicago’s residents. Since this time,Nikki has continued to fight against systemic injustice in her role as a staff attorney at Cabrini Green Legal Aid (CGLA). At CGLA, she represented hundreds of clients in successfully mitigating their criminal records through sealing and expungement, executive clemency, healthcare waivers, certificates of good conduct, and at hearings in front of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.  Notably, in 2017, Nikki successfully argued and won a petition to seal her  client’s conviction for murder- one of the first of such convictions to be sealed in Illinois history.  While at CGLA, Nikki co-launched a project assisting over twenty-five incarcerated survivors of domestic violence file motions to reduce their sentences after there was a change in sentencing laws, allowing domestic battery to be considered by Judges in sentencing. In addition to directly representing clients, Nikki has trained and supervised hundreds of pro bono attorneys representing clients in their petitions for executive clemency.

    Nikki can be reached at (872)239-4533 or  nikki@rightsandrestorationlaw.com. This firm does not charge a consultation fee.


  • Courtney Kelledes

    Rights and Restoration Law Group, LLC

    Serves in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will, McHenry, and Lake Counties

    rightsandrestorationlawgroup.com

    Courtney Kelledes fights for individuals with past records and criminal justice system involvement to restore their rights and opportunities. Before co-founding Rights and Restoration Law Group LLC, Courtney was the Director of Employment Training at Growing Home in Englewood. There she led a multidisciplinary team in providing holistic employment support to motivated job seekers. Prior to Growing Home, Courtney was Cabrini Green Legal Aid’s Lead Attorney of Collaborative Partnerships where she successfully represented hundreds of individuals in petitions for Sealing and Expungement, Certificates of Rehabilitation, Health Care Worker Waivers, Executive Clemency, and Professional Licensing. Courtney currently volunteers with the Chicago Community Bond Fund, John Howard Association C-Number Project, Cabrini Green Legal Aid, CARPLS, and DePaul’s Neighborhood Legal Assistance Project. Courtney graduated from DePaul University College of Law cum laude, with a certificate in public interest law, and earned her bachelor’s degree cum laude from Eastern Michigan University.

    Courtney can be reached at (312)672-9967 or courtney@rightsandrestorationlaw.com. This firm does not charge a consultation fee.


  • Darren Perconte

    Perconte Law

    Serves in Cook County

    www.percontelaw.com

    Darren Perconte is an alumni member of the JEP. Darren provides affordable and tailored legal services to business owners, professionals, and creatives. His practice areas include business transactions, business litigation and dispute resolution, employment law, administrative and professional hearings, copyright and trademark, estate planning, and real estate. Darren draws upon his legal and business experience to pursue specific, client-focused solutions to legal issues. For more complex or specialized matters, he utilizes a wide network of attorneys and other professionals to meet the unique needs of each client. Darren understands that every client faces a different situation, so he offers a range of payment plans and representation options, including limited scope, unbundled services, and coaching. Darren earned his J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School and his B.A. from Boston College.

    Darren can be reached at (773)242-9909 or darren@percontelaw.com. This firm charges a $150 consultation fee.