Resources & Training

Legal Service Provider Detail

Wash. Lawyers' Cmte. for Civil Rights & Urban Affairs
11 Dupont Circle, NW
Suite 400
Washington DC 20036
Contact: Da'aga Hill Bowman
Phone: 202-319-1000
Fax: 202-319-1010
Email: daaga_bowman@washlaw.org
Web address: www.washlaw.org

 

Need nonlitigator volunteers?
No.
Malpractice insurance for volunteers:
No.
Intake hours:
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Non-english services?
Spanish.
Opportunities for attorneys not admitted in D.C.:
Yes.
Need paralegal/law students:
Yes
Screening:
Based on income
Training offered:
Yes. Yearly political asylum training and other training as needed.
Types of services:
Screening, intake, representation of screened cases and/or referral.
Volunteer needs:
Interns (unpaid or receive class credit) 20 to 40 hours per week. College or law students; attorneys in office or to take asylum cases. Attorneys may be licensed in any jurisdiction.
Subject areas:
Asylum/Immigration