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Equal Justice Works Names 84 Fellows in 2024 Class

Equal Justice Works Names 84 Fellows in 2024 Class

Learn about the new class of Fellows here

Equal Justice Works recently named its 2024 class of Fellows. Each of the 84 law school graduates, in collaboration with a nonprofit organization, has designed a two-year Equal Justice Works Fellowship project to address unmet legal needs of the community they will serve.

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Makiah Lyons
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Makiah Lyons

Hosted by
Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA)

Sponsored by
Anonymous

Gabriella Larios

Gabriella Larios

Hosted by
New York Civil Liberties Union

Sponsored by
Anonymous

Zoè Russell
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Zoè Russell

Hosted by
The Bronx Defenders

Sponsored by
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Thomas Edwards
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Thomas Edwards

Hosted by
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Sponsored by
Mondelez Global LLC