Claudia Cubas

  • Hosted by Central American Resource Center
  • Service location Washington D.C., District of Columbia
  • Law school University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Issue area Immigrant Populations
  • Fellowship class year 2010
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program

The Project

CARECEN’s mission is to promote the comprehensive development of the Latino community in the Washington Metropolitan Area. Claudia provided legal services to Latinos to help them attain a safe and stable environment for their families. Claudia established relations with local police authorities to improve the screening and referral of immigrant crime victims that qualify for U-visas. Additionally, Claudia represented clients with asylum cases based on domestic violence abroad.

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