Housing Law Unit

Amanda Korber, Supervising Attorney
Beth MellenSupervising Attorney
Rais Akbar, Staff Attorney
Matthew Boucher, Senior Staff Attorney
Elena Bowers, Senior Staff Attorney *
Molly Catchen, Senior Staff Attorney
Mistee Colbert, Staff Attorney
Eleni Christidis, Staff Attorney *°ˆΣ
Blair L. Gilbert, Senior Staff Attorney *☙
Keerat Johnson, Senior Staff Attorney
Samantha Koshgarian, Interim Supervising Attorney
Jamie Long, Steptoe Fellow
Faiza Majeed, Senior Staff Attorney ❀§
Keilah Roberts, Staff Attorney
Ashlei Schulz, Staff Attorney
Mel Zahnd, Staff Attorney
Emily Near, Case Manager
Adam Jacobs, Project Coordinator
Rebecca (Becca) Gallahue, Legal Support Coordinator *
Dara Canchester, Legal Assistant/Paralegal *
José Vallejo-Jimenez, Legal Assistant/Paralegal

* Proficient or fluent in Spanish.
◊ Fluent in Portuguese.
° Proficient or Fluent in French.
ˆ Proficient in Mandarin.
Σ Proficient in Greek
❀ Proficient or Fluent in Hindi.
§ Fluent in Urdu.
❃ Proficient in Gujarati.
♦ Fluent in Haitian Creole.
☙ Proficient in Tonga.

‡ Not yet admitted to the Bar of the District of Columbia, but admitted to practice law in another jurisdiction. Practicing law in the District of Columbia pursuant to D.C. Court of Appeals Rule 49(c)(9)(B) under the supervision of Legal Aid attorneys admitted to the D.C. Bar and in good standing.

⚜ Not authorized to practice law in any jurisdiction but is practicing law in the District of Columbia pursuant to D.C. Court of Appeals Rule 49(c)(9)(C) under the supervision of Legal Aid attorneys admitted to the D.C. Bar and in good standing.

COVID-19 UPDATE:

We are open, but offices are closed to the public, please apply for services online or by the phone Estamos abierto, pero las oficinas están cerradas al público, por favor solicite los servicios en línea o por teléfono