The LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is D.C.'s oldest and largest general civil legal services organization. Since 1932, Legal Aid lawyers have been MAKING JUSTICE REAL — in individual and systemic ways — for persons living in poverty in the District.

Legal Aid is accepting applications for two Housing Staff Attorneys and a Part-Time Controller. Please go to our Employment page for more information.

The latest from Legal Aid’s blog,

Victory for Museum Square Tenants
By Julie Becker, posted on Apr 24, 2015
The Case For Reasonable Child Support Enforcement
By Ashley McDowell, posted on Apr 24, 2015
Investigative Reporting on Domestic Violence wins Pulitzer
By Wemi Peters, posted on Apr 23, 2015
City Paper Article Highlights Shortcomings of Rapid Rehousing
By Rachel Rintelmann, posted on Apr 03, 2015
Kirkland Team Recovers Wrongfully Garnished Wages
By Jodi Feldman, posted on Mar 31, 2015

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