The LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is D.C.'s oldest and largest 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 currently hiring for a Staff Attorney in our Domestic Violence/Family Unit, an Immigrants’ Rights Project Director, and a Skadden and/or Equal Justice Works Fellow . Please go to our Employment page for more information.

The latest from Legal Aid’s blog,

Legal Aid Strongly Supports D.C. Statehood
By Damon King, posted on Jun 26, 2020
Outcomes of Remote Hearings Must Be Studied by Courts
By Faiza Majeed, posted on Jun 24, 2020
U.S. Supreme Court Issues Landmark Rulings this Week
By Jennifer Mezey, posted on Jun 19, 2020
Legal Aid Will Do More, Do Better to End Anti-Black Racism
By Eric Angel and Chinh Le, posted on Jun 01, 2020

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