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Applicants sought for 2022 Justice for All Fellowship program

Through the Foundation’s Justice for All Fellows program, law school graduates with a passion for public service address urgent legal problems facing Ohioans. Fellows provide a full range of legal services to low-income Ohioans throughout the state, providing fairness and access in the justice system and ensuring justice for all. The application period for 2022 [...]

2021-04-01T07:59:48-05:00April 1st, 2021|

Legal Aid Lawyer Profile: Miriam Sheline, Pro Seniors

Miriam Sheline has had a long career in legal services. After graduating from Salmon P. Chase College of Law in 1984, she joined Pro Seniors as a staff attorney in 1997. She has gone on to serve as litigation director, and finally, managing attorney for Pro Seniors.As managing attorney, Miriam oversees the entirety of Pro [...]

2021-03-25T12:48:46-05:00March 25th, 2021|

Meet Rachel Barr, Justice for All Fellow

After participating in a study abroad program in her undergraduate years, Justice for All Fellow Rachel Barr gained a passion for human rights, specifically women’s rights. She went to the London School of Economics, where she earned a master’s degree in human rights, followed by a move to D.C. to consult for a nonprofit. Despite [...]

2021-03-18T10:12:10-05:00March 18th, 2021|

Meet Julia Lauritzen, Justice for All Fellow

Navigating civil legal issues can be a daunting task, especially if an experience with the criminal justice system compounds those issues. Justice for All Fellow Julia Lauritzen helps Ohioans facing criminal misdemeanor charges connect with legal aid to simultaneously address civil legal issues. “There are a lot of civil issues that the criminal justice system [...]

2021-03-11T13:26:37-05:00March 11th, 2021|

Meet Caitlyn McDaniel, Justice for All Fellow

After learning about the environmental exploitation and injustices often faced by lower-income and Appalachian communities, Justice for All fellow Caitlyn McDaniel wanted to make a difference. As a recent Ohio University graduate, she stayed in the Athens area and got involved by joining the Buckeye Environmental Network. It was during this experience that Caitlyn discovered [...]

2021-03-04T14:47:18-05:00March 4th, 2021|

Meet Rebekah Tefft, Justice For All Fellow

Justice for All Fellow Rebekah Tefft knew going into her first semester at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law that she wanted to pursue a career in public service. Her first summer in law school, she worked at the Ohio Public Defender’s office. She particularly felt drawn to working with vulnerable populations. “I [...]

2021-03-04T11:37:49-05:00February 25th, 2021|