Mary Gillum

  • Hosted by Rural Legal Sevices of Tennessee
  • Service location Oak Ridge, Tennessee
  • Law school University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Issue area Community Economic Development/Microfinance and Related Transactional Legal Projects
  • Fellowship class year 2000
  • Program Design Your Own Fellowship

The Project

As an Equal Justice Works Fellow, Mary developed the Tennessee Taxpayer Project (TTP), a taxpayer education and representation program for low-income families. Under Mary’s guidance, the TTP remains in operation at the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, and has provided $28 million+ in financial benefits to 4,000+ taxpayers.

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