Gabriela Mendoza

Legal Assistant/Intake Coordinator

Gaby Mendoza joined Legal Aid as a Legal Assistant/Intake Coordinator in January 2019. She graduated from the University of Virginia in 2018 with a B.A. in Spanish and in Latin American Studies. Previously, Gaby interned with the American Bar Association Commission on Immigration. In this position, she managed the ABA detainee hotline, created transitional housing resources for detainees expecting release, and inspected federal detention centers to assess conditions. In her free time, Gaby volunteers with the Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights (CAIR) Coalition to translate documents for court cases. At Legal Aid, Gaby manages the Intake phone lines and connects callers to the resources they need. Gaby is fluent in Spanish.

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B.A., University of Virginia


Email: gmendoza@legalaiddc.org
Phone: (202) 661-5958
Fax: (202) 727-2132