Amee Vora is a Staff Attorney in the Domestic Violence/Family Law Unit. Amee represents clients in child support and paternity matters as a member of Legal Aid’s Child Support Community Legal Services Project. Through the Project, Amee serves parents by providing same day advice and representation in cases in the Paternity and Support Branch of the D.C. Superior Court. Amee is Fluent in Hindi and proficient in Gujarati.
Amee graduated with an A.B., magna cum laude, from Bryn Mawr College. She received herJ.D.,cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School, where she was the Membership Coordinator and an Associate Editor of the Michigan Journal of Gender & Law. During law school, Amee held a part-time position as a Project Coordinator for the Family Law Project of Legal Services of South Central Michigan, where she served low-income survivors of domestic violence who were in need of family law services. In addition to her work as a student attorney in Michigan’s Pediatric Advocacy and Human Trafficking clinics, Amee also interned at Sanctuary for Families, in New York, and Bread for the City, in Washington, D.C.. While in law school, Amee was a recipient of the Jenny Runkles Memorial Award for her devotion to public interest, and the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Julia D. Darlow Award for her commitment to social justice and advancing the interests of women lawyers.
Prior to joining Legal Aid in February 2016, Amee served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Ann O’Regan Keary of the D.C. Superior Court.
J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School
Michigan Journal of Gender & Law, Associate Editor
A.B., magna cum laude, Bryn Mawr College
Phone: (202) 386-6677
Fax: (202) 727-2132