Entering my senior year of college, I knew that I wanted a career working for social justice and thought I would likely pursue a graduate degree in social work or public policy. I had never considered becoming a lawyer. Like many people, most of my knowledge about lawyers came from television, so I only had […]
Combined Campaign for Justice Cup 2022
By: Kevin Collins, Esq., Drew Dalton, Esq., & Jason Warren, Esq. The Combined Campaign for Justice (CCJ) Cup returned on August 8, 2022 for its 8th year! The commitment, joy, and energy after more than two years of canceled events due to the pandemic was palpable. Over 200 members and friends of the Delaware legal […]
Meet one of LSCD’s Landlord-Tenant Attorneys, Elizabeth Rowe, Esq.
My name is Liz Rowe, and I am a housing and landlord-tenant attorney—I have handled all manner of landlord-tenant cases continuously and almost exclusively for 14 years. I am not a Delaware native, but I moved here in 2006 and am proud to call Delaware my home. In 2006, my husband and I were at […]
The Evictions Crisis in Delaware and How Legal Aid Can Help
Which of these things is not like the other: Stealing a hoagie from WAWA Being evicted from your apartment Needing an order of protection to keep a perpetrator of domestic violence away Losing your food benefits. The answer is of course, (a), but perhaps not for the reason you might think. People accused of crimes […]
April is Fair Housing Month!
While every month is Fair Housing month at CLASI, each year we place special emphasis on public awareness during April. Three weeks ago, we were proud to host a virtual fair housing event that featured Delaware State Senator Elizabeth Lockman (found on Twitter as: @TizzyLockmanDE) as our keynote speaker. Senator Lockman spoke compellingly about her […]
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