Deyanira Silva

  • Hosted by Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program, Inc.
  • Service location Houston, Texas
  • Law school St. Mary’s University School of Law
  • Issue area Community/Economic Development
  • Fellowship class year 2008
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program

The Project

Deyanira addressed the legal issues of those affected by Hurricane Ike by recruiting pro bono attorneys and volunteer law students. Additionally, Deyanira assisted low-income Houston residents with their legal issues even if they were not affected by the hurricane.

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