Inspiration

Many people looking to file a legal claim may not consider all the costs. Including time, money, effort, and enforcement. A challenge request from Illinois Legal Aid Online to aid people who need legal help in finding out if it is worth it to go to court or not.

How it works

Takes user input and uses this against pre-existing data to calculate win percentage chances in similar circumstances and resulting amounts. Subtracts court fees for Cook County Courts, or in the case of divorce, provides Cook County divorce options and alternatives.

Challenges We ran into

There is a distinct lack of usable data and data would need to somehow be collected from users and other public sources to refine and create a robust database to get more accurate and reliable numbers.

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