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Equal Justice Works Directory

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  • Veterans Legal Corps Fellow Directory 2013-2014

    A listing of the attorneys serving in the Veterans Legal Corps, their

    projects, and the geographic areas in which they serve.

    Prepared for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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    About Equal Justice Works Veteran Legal Corps

    Equal Justice Works Veterans Legal Corps is a cadre of 43 talented and committed lawyers

    helping veterans in ten states and 25 cities; some of the lawyers are veterans themselves.

    They are supported by AmeriCorps and by private law firm and corporate sponsors. All

    Equal Justice Works Veterans Legal Corps members are available for consultation for

    eligible clients on general legal issues including income maintenance, VA benefits, housing,

    family matters, tickets and warrants.

    This directory includes:

    Whether the Veterans Legal Corps member is a veteran himself or herself and if so,

    from which branch of service;

    Host organization, service address, phone number and email;

    Project Focus, if any;

    Veterans Integrated Service Network Number (VISN) of service location;

    Whether the host organization has an active partnership with the U.S. Department of

    Veterans Affairs;

    The Veterans Legal Corps members source of financial support.

    This directory is valid until July 31, 2014.

    For more information about the Veterans Legal Corps and partnering with Equal Justice Works, the nations leader in helping lawyers help community, please contact Jamie Odle, Senior Manager for Strategic Initiatives at jodle@equaljusticeworks.org or 202-466-3686 x 203, or Kerry OBrien, Director of Federal Programs and Strategic Initiatives at kobrien@equaljusticeworks.org or 202-466-3686 x132.

    Equal Justice Works is the national leader in creating public interest opportunities for law students

    and lawyers. Collaborating with the nations leading law schools, law firms, corporate legal

    departments and nonprofit organizations, Equal Justice Works offers a continuum of opportunities

    that provide the training and skills that enable attorneys to provide effective representation to

    underserved communities and causes. Equal Justice Works is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For

    additional information about Equal Justice Works, please visit www.equaljusticeworks.org.

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    Table of Contents

    CALIFORNIA ............................................................................................................... 1 Los Angeles ......................................................................................................................................................... 1

    San Francisco....................................................................................................................................................... 5

    Santa Ana (Orange County) ................................................................................................................................ 6

    DELAWARE ................................................................................................................ 7 Wilmington ......................................................................................................................................................... 7

    FLORIDA..................................................................................................................... 8 Miami .................................................................................................................................................................. 8

    ILLINOIS ..................................................................................................................... 9 Champaign .......................................................................................................................................................... 9

    Chicago ................................................................................................................................................................ 9

    KENTUCKY ............................................................................................................... 10 Louisville ............................................................................................................................................................ 10

    NEW YORK ............................................................................................................... 11 Bath ................................................................................................................................................................... 11

    Geneva .............................................................................................................................................................. 11

    Jamestown ........................................................................................................................................................ 12

    Rochester .......................................................................................................................................................... 12

    OHIO ........................................................................................................................ 13 Akron ................................................................................................................................................................. 13

    Canton ............................................................................................................................................................... 13

    Cincinnati .......................................................................................................................................................... 14

    Marion ............................................................................................................................................................... 14

    Cleveland ........................................................................................................................................................... 15

    Newark (Southeastern Ohio) ............................................................................................................................ 15

    Toledo ............................................................................................................................................................... 16

    VIRGINIA .................................................................................................................. 17 Williamsburg ..................................................................................................................................................... 17

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    WASHINGTON .......................................................................................................... 18 Olympia ............................................................................................................................................................. 18

    Seattle ............................................................................................................................................................... 18

    Everett ............................................................................................................................................................... 19

    Spokane ............................................................................................................................................................. 19

    WEST VIRGINIA ........................................................................................................ 20 Morgantown & Clarksburg ................................................................................................................................ 20

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    CALIFORNIA

    Los Angeles

    Cheryl Banares

    Host Organization: OneJustice

    3701 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 208, Los Angeles, CA 90010

    Phone: 213-261-8931 Email: cbanares@one-justice.org Project Focus: Mobile Legal Services to Rural Veterans/Justice Bus Project VISN Number: 22 Supported by: AmeriCorps

    Anequa Campbell

    Host Organization: Inner City Law Center 1309 E. 7

    th Street,

    Los Angeles, CA 90021 Phone: 213-891-3204 Email: ACampbell@innercitylaw.org Project Focus: Female Veterans VISN Number: 22

    Active partnership with VA

    Supported by: AmeriCorps

    Christy Ferioli

    Host Organization: Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

    1550 W. 8th Street

    Los Angeles, CA 90017 Phone: 213-640-3855 Email: CFerioli@lafla.org Project Focus: Disability Benefits from VA & SSA VISN Number: 22 Active partnership with VA

    Supported by: AmeriCorps

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    CALIFORNIA

    Los Angeles

    Annie Hudson-Price

    Host Organization: Public Counsel

    601 S. Ardmore Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90005

    Phone: 213-385-2977 Email: aprice@publiccounsel.org Project Focus: Veterans Treatment Courts VISN Number: 22 Active partnership with VA Supported by: Latham & Watkins LLP

    Jonathan Killoran

    Host Organization: Inner City Law Center

    1309 East Seventh Street Los Angeles, CA 90021

    Phone: 213-891-2880 Email: jkilloran@innercitylaw.org

    Project Focus: Homeless Veterans VISN Number: 22 Supported by: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

    Anna Levine-Gronningsater

    Host Organization: Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles 1550 W. 8