Our Impact: Working Together for Youth Justice

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Clearinghouse Community: Collateral Consequences of Juvenile Court Involvement
Collateral Consequences of Juvenile Court Involvement Youth who have been involved in the juvenile court system face numerous barriers to getting a job, obtaining safe housing, and furthering their education. This month’s Clearinghouse highlights BayLegal’s Youth Justice Project as a model of successful partnerships between civil legal aid attorneys and public defenders. The Youth Justice Project, which started …

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Free Training: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings

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PLI Seminar: Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings (2017) Faculty: Joanna Parnes, Staff Attorney and SSI Project Coordinator, Adam Poe, Staff Attorney and Reentry Project Coordinator, and our esteemed colleagues at Legal Aid at Work, Legal Services for Children, Inc., and Public Interest Law Project.   Location: PLI California Center, 685 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 …

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Free Training: Reentry in California

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PLI Seminar: Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration (2017) Faculty: Meredith Desautels, BayLegal Youth Justice Attorney and Leading Edge Fellow, and other experts in the field. Date: Friday, August 11, 2017 at 9 am Location: PLI California Center, 685 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 Learn more and register here: http://www.pli.edu/Content/Seminar/Reentry_in_California_Overcoming_Legal_Barriers/_/N-4kZ1z10lag?ID=299922  

Profile on UC Hastings Alumn Clair Johnson Raba

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BayLegal Attorneys and UC Hastings College of Law Instructors, Claire Johnson Raba and Juliana Fredman, are fighting unjust drivers license suspensions while also teaching law students how consumer protection attorneys help low-income people when a single traffic ticket turns into a living nightmare. Read Full Article

BayLegal Teaches at UC Hastings College of Law

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This semester Bay Area Legal Aid attorneys — Juliana Fredman, Kari Rudd, and Claire Johnson Raba — are teaching the next generation of consumer law attorneys at UC Hastings College of Law. Cheers to these three consumer law experts!