Jennifer Klein Joseph

Staff Attorney

Jennifer Klein Joseph is a Staff Attorney in the Consumer Law Unit. Jenny represents homeowners facing foreclosure in D.C. Superior Court. She also regularly conducts outreach to ensure that homeowners are aware of their rights when facing foreclosure. She also engages in legislative advocacy to increase access to justice on behalf of low-income D.C. homeowners facing foreclosure. She is near fluent in Spanish.

Jenny joined Legal Aid in September 2014 as an Equal Justice Works fellow. Jenny’s fellowship project, sponsored by Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, focused on providing legal assistance to low-income homeowners facing foreclosure through direct representation, systemic advocacy, and outreach relating to the recently developed early mediation process in judicial foreclosure cases.

Jenny received her J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center, where she served as an Executive Editor of the Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law and Policy. During law school, Jenny worked as a legal intern at Bread for the City, Legal Aid, Ayuda, and CAIR Coalition. She also participated in the Domestic Violence Clinic at Georgetown, where she represented survivors of domestic violence seeking civil protection orders. Prior to law school, Jenny worked as a legal assistant in Legal Aid’s Housing Law Unit.

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J.D.cum laude, Georgetown University Law Center
     Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law and            Policy, Executive Editor
B.A.magna cum laude, Georgetown University


Email: jjoseph@legalaiddc.org
Phone: (202) 386-6669
Fax: (202) 727-2132