All items tagged 'Staff Attorney'

Claribel Morales

Claribel Morales is a staff attorney in the Housing Justice practice area. A native of Trenton, New Jersey, Claribel earned her degree in Criminal Justice in 2008 and Master’s Degree in Public Administration in 2014 from John Jay College of

Fred Magovern

Fred is a staff attorney on the Housing Rights team. He graduated from CUNY Law School in 2021. During law school, Fred interned at the Family Defense Practice of the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, the Housing Rights Project at

Jenny Akchin

Jenny is a staff attorney in the Housing Rights unit. Before joining TakeRoot Justice, Jenny worked at Picture the Homeless, where she provided research and policy expertise in support of homeless-led housing campaigns. J.D., CUNY School of Law (2020), M.S.,

Ashley Viruet

Ashley Viruet is a staff attorney in the Housing Rights practice area. Prior to joining TakeRoot Justice, she worked as a Housing Attorney at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House representing low-income New Yorkers facing eviction in Manhattan Housing Court. She is

Visnja Vujica

(929) 506-0365 Visnja is an attorney in the Equitable Neighborhoods practice at TakeRoot Justice.  Prior to joining TakeRoot, Visnja worked as a tenant advocate and community organizer, which led her to City University of New York (CUNY) Law School, followed

Patricia Alejandro

Patricia is a Staff Attorney in the Capacity Building practice, where she supports community-based organizations and coalitions by providing transactional services to worker cooperatives, nonprofits, and small businesses, as well as providing support in policy development and community education efforts.