Resources & Training

Legal Service Provider Detail

Advocates for Justice and Education
2041 Martin Luther King Avenue, S.E.
Suite 400
Washington DC 20020
Contact: Rochanda Hiligh-THomas , Director of Legal Services & Advocacy
Phone: 202-678-8060
Fax: 202-678-8062
Email: Rochanda.hiligh-thomas@aje-dc.org
Web address: www.aje-dc.org

 

Need nonlitigator volunteers?
Yes.
Malpractice insurance for volunteers:
No.
Intake hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 5:00 pm
Non-english services?
No
Opportunities for attorneys not admitted in D.C.:
Yes
Need paralegal/law students:
Yes
Screening:
District of Columbia residents
Training offered:
Yes, Access to Interpreters/Translators, Mentoring, Practice Manuals, Training/Orientation.
Types of services:
AJE uses parent engagement from a community empowerment perspective to provide training, direct legal representation, and support to families seeking the most basic educational supports for their children in the public schools of the District of Columbia.
Volunteer needs:
Yes, Brief Services, Full Representation, Intake, Litigation, Policy
Subject areas:
Juvenile, Public Policy, Education, Special Education