Rebecca (Becca) Gallahue
Rebecca (Becca) Gallahue joined Legal Aid as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal in July 2014. She graduated from the College of William & Mary in May 2014 with a B.A. in Sociology and Hispanic Studies. From 2003 to 2014, Becca volunteered with the Court Services Division of the Fairfax County General District Court, where she conducted financial eligibility interviews for defendants seeking court-appointed counsel. While at William & Mary, she served as an interpreter for Spanish-speaking survivors of Domestic violence in pre-trial meetings and court proceedings through an internship with the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney for Williamsburg/James City County. Her two and a half years of research in sociology focused on the systemic barriers Latinos face when encountering the legal and social services systems in Southern Virginia. During the summer of 2013, she was an undergraduate intern with Legal Aid’s Intake Unit. Becca currently provides administrative support and assistance to the attorneys in the Housing Law Unit. Becca is proficient in Spanish.
B.A.,summa cum laude, William & Mary
Phone: (202) 661-5950
Fax: (202) 727-2132