About the Consortium
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The DC Courts have created a web page with information on operating status, http://www.dccourts.gov/coronavirus. Please look there for ongoing updates on the impact of COVID on court operations, both DCCA and DC Superior Court.
Please visit the website of our individual member organizations for the most up-to-date information on their operational status.
CONSORTIUM MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS
Welcome to the web site of the DC Consortium of Legal Services Providers. The Consortium is a coalition of 35 member organizations, all of which provide direct legal services to low-income DC residents. The Consortium is led by Co-Chairs Karen Newton Cole (Executive Director, Neighborhood Legal Services Program) and Ariel Levinson-Waldman (President and Director-Counsel, Tzedek DC). The Consortium's Steering Committee is comprised of the Consortium Co-Chairs, as well as four elected representatives from member organizations, currently: Su Sie Ju (Legal Director, Bread for the City), Damon King (Director of Policy Advocacy, ACLU DC), Gabrielle Majewski (Executive Director, The DC Affordable Law Firm), and Amy Nelson (Director of Legal Services, Whitman-Walker Health).
CONSORTIUM MEETING SCHEDULE
The DC Consortium meets virtually on the third Thursday of every month starting at 9:30 am and our meetings were always open to anyone interested in attending.
You are welcome to join our meetings. To do so, please email email@example.com to request a calendar invite.