Meet CLASI paralegal, Chris Winslow! I’ve been a paralegal at CLASI since 2001, mostly helping people who have problems concerning Social Security Disability benefits. I’ve found this to be the most rewarding work I’ve ever done, even though things are sometimes frustrating. Often, people who come here for help are confused about what their rights […]
We all want fairness in the civil justice system. But how is fairness possible in a world where so many people cannot afford legal help? This short video provides an easy-to-understand explanation of what civil legal aid is, and why it matters so much.
Meet CLASI Executive Director, Dan Atkins! What motivated you to become a legal aid attorney? In college I first learned about how the law could be used to improve the lives of marginalized populations. It really sparked a passion in me to pursue social justice and making our society more just. I doubled majored in […]
Welcome CLASI Sussex County Staff Member, Tony Sierzega! Tony Sierzega earned his J.D. from the Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2018 and joined CLASI in September 2018 to fill a staff attorney position in Sussex County in both the Fair Housing and Disabilities Law Program. He is serving as a law clerk until […]
Meet CLASI attorney, Brian Eng! Brian S. Eng has been with CLASI since 2013. He is currently serving as the managing attorney for the Disabilities Law Program and also has responsibilities with CLASI’s manufactured housing rent justification cases. Brian, a graduate of the Widener University Delaware Law School (which had a different name at the […]