The LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is D.C.'s oldest and largest general civil legal services organization. For more than 80 years, Legal Aid lawyers have been MAKING JUSTICE REAL — in individual and systemic ways — for persons living in poverty in the District.
Meet Some of Our Clients
The latest from Legal Aid’s blog, www.MakingJusticeReal.org
Pro Bono Attorney Successfully Defends Client on Appeal
By Jack Keeney, posted on Mar 07, 2014
“Hunger Through My Lens” Project Captures Big “Picture” of Poverty
By Catherine Thompson, posted on Feb 27, 2014
Legal Aid Names 2014 Servant of Justice and Klepper Award Honorees
By Eric Angel, posted on Feb 25, 2014
3rd Annual Celebrity Bartender A Success
By Eric Angel, posted on Feb 20, 2014
Legal Aid Testifies on “Ban the Box” Bill, Stresses Need for Housing Protections
By Chinh Le, posted on Feb 11, 2014
Housing Crisis Persists in D.C.
By Laurie Ball Cooper, posted on Feb 07, 2014