Alumni

Connect With Our Alumni Network

Connect With Our Alumni Network

After successfully completing your commitment as an Equal Justice Works Fellow, you become an alum of the organization. You’ll be joining a network of over 2,000 passionate public interest lawyers continuing to work as key contributors to our shared vision of achieving our nation’s promise of equal justice for all.

Lifelong Leadership

Once you become an alum of Equal Justice Works, you’ll bring an invaluable perspective to any career field.

Informed and inspired by their clients, more than 85% of alumni continue to work still in public service positions, continuing to change systems, advocate for reform, and drive innovation far beyond their Equal Justice Works commitments. Our alumni are executive directors, supervising attorneys, law school professors, and more. No matter what path you choose, you will have an ever-expanding network of colleagues to support and lead alongside you.

Opportunities for Alumni

As alumni, you are uniquely positioned to help current Fellows have the same opportunities and positive experiences that you did. You can participate in our Class Announcement Tweet Storm, volunteer to review Fellow applications, or join us as a speaker or presenter at one of our events.

You can also participate in a variety of career development opportunities sponsored by Equal Justice Works and further engage with your fellow alumni through various networking and social events that we host throughout the year.

Please visit our Alumni LinkedIn group to learn more about current alumni engagement opportunities.

Keep in Touch

Equal Justice Works is committed to keeping in touch with our alumni. Please update your contact information using this Alumni Update Form.

We always love to hear more about what our alumni are doing. Please forward professional and personal life updates to [email protected].

Alumni Engagement Program Launch

Thank you for joining us at our Alumni Engagement Program Launch on April 14–16, 2021! Stay tuned for more opportunities to connect in the future.

Stay Connected

Join the Equal Justice Works Alumni LinkedIn group to network, gain career advice, and explore professional development opportunities.

Become a Member

Update Your Contact Information

Have you moved recently? Changed your e-mail address or phone number? Please update your contact information so we can continue to keep in touch with you.

Submit an Update

Meet Our Alumni

Equal Justice Works alumni overwhelmingly say their experience as a Fellow had a tremendous impact on their careers. View the pathways of some of our alumni and read how their experience shaped their career trajectories.

Meet Our Alumni

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Elizabeth Lincoln

Host: Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)

Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation, The Sidley Austin Foundation

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Katherine Gladson

Host: Legal Aid Chicago

Sponsor: Albert & Anne Mansfield Foundation

Isabel Abreu

Host: HIAS Pennsylvania

Sponsor: Covington & Burling LLP, Merck & Co., Inc.

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Katherine Purrington

Host: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Sponsor: Pfizer Inc.

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Lauren DesRosiers

Host: New York City Anti-Violence Project

Sponsor: Bloomberg LP, Proskauer Rose LLP

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Erin Mette

Host: Great Lakes Environmental Law Center

Sponsor: Anonymous, Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

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