Who says lawyers have to be expensive?

We know you work hard for your money, and the last thing you want to do is spend it all on a lawyer.

No more worrying about mounting legal bills!

Call Union Legal Services’ toll-free number at

The goal of Union Legal Services is to provide union members and their families with general legal guidance to resolve any legal problems and/or answer any legal questions they may have without having to spend money on a lawyer! Union Legal Services’ lawyers always have our members’ best interests in mind, so all advice is given with zero obligations.

Union Legal Services provides union members with the following legal services:

Free Legal Consultation

MCL members and their families receive free legal Guidance.


Free Legal Services

● Free residential property tax appeal
● Free credit consulting/repair
● Free expungements

Discounted Services

MCL members and their families receive discounted legal services.

Family Law Services are provided for reduced hourly fees.


 If you or your family member have legal questions, just dial (877) 694-2663 to speak to a lawyer. You’ll identify yourself by your name, home address, telephone number, and union affiliation. Once this information is confirmed, you can speak to a lawyer about your legal problem and get help finding answers to your questions and guidance on available paths to solutions. The lawyer will then suggest the best path to resolving your legal problem.




Nicholas J. Cortesi

Principal, Attorney at Law

Over 20 years of experience

P.I./Plaintiff, Workers’ Compensation, Labor Law, Estates and Trusts, and Ad Valorem/Property Tax Appeals.

 The Honorable James P. McCarthy (Retired)

Served as a Cook County Circuit Judge in Illinois for over 20 years.

The Honorable Gregory Wojkowski (Retired)

Served as a Cook County Circuit Judge in Illinois for over 20 years.

Contact Us About Your Legal Matter

All communications with Union Legal Services’ lawyers are privileged, confidential and protected from discovery unless you request the information be disclosed.

Attorney, Nicholas Cortesi, (Ret.) Judge James McCarthy, (Ret.) Judge Gregory Wojkowski, are licensed to practice law in Illinois. Union Legal Service’s has developed a network of attorneys licensed in other states to assist Union Members with solving their problems according to the laws of those states.

What MCL members are saying:

“Union Legal Services makes it easy, simple, and affordable to get the legal help you need, when you need it.”

“I like how they are always there for trusted legal assistance. I don’t have to try to find someone to answer my questions.”

“Union Legal Services’ lawyers always have my best interests in mind, and all assistance is given with zero obligations.”

Let Us Answer Your Legal Questions