Entries by Jackie

Paul Weiss: Thank you!

Thank you to @PaulWeiss for hosting our largest general volunteer lawyer training to date! We appreciate your dedication to helping domestic violence victims and at-risk children! #probono #spreadthelove #endDVinDC #atriskchildren

Gaslight: Psychological Abuse

Gaslight: Screening and Discussion at AFI Silver Theatre The recent buzzword “gaslighting” describes abuse that manipulates a victim into losing their sense of reality. The classic film Gaslight tells the […]

2016 Annual Report

At the DC Volunteer Lawyers Project, we believe nobody should be forced to live in a violent or abusive home. Read our 2016 Annual Report to see how our volunteer attorneys helped 600 […]

Roxana Cannon Arsht Law Fellowships

The Roxana Cannon Arsht Law Fellowship is named in honor of Adrienne Arsht’s remarkable mother, The Hon. Roxana Cannon Arsht.  Adrienne Arsht established the fellowship at the DC Volunteer Lawyers Project […]