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Maureen Slack

2016, AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships, Maureen Slack

Maureen Slack

Name of Host Organization: OneJustice
City, State: San Francisco, California
Issue area: Veterans' Rights
Sponsors: AmeriCorps, OneJustice

The Project

Organize legal clinics in rural and isolated veteran communities in California without access to legal services.

The Inspiration

Need Addressed By Project
The Justice Bus Project seeks to connect rural communities with the legal services they so desperately need.
The Right Person For This Project
Maureen is the right person for the project because:
• She worked in a broad range of legal areas, including housing, public benefits, asylum, and civil rights
• She has experience planning legal clinics focused on different issues
• Her range of legal experiences can be crucial to thinking constructively on where and how we can help communities with a variety of legal needs