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Westchester County Bar Association featured Haub Law Dean Horace Anderson and Cindy Kanusher, executive director of the Pace Women’s Justice Center in "Law School Clinics Are Part of New York’s Recovery"

10/07/2020

Westchester County Bar Association featured Haub Law Dean Horace Anderson and Cindy Kanusher, executive director of the Pace Women’s Justice Center in "Law School Clinics Are Part of New York’s Recovery"

The COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the way law school clinics provide legal services to clients in low-income communities. Reliable ways of doing community outreach, seeing clients, and filing motions have all been disrupted in the era of social distancing and remote work.

Meanwhile, the need for civil legal services is daunting. Pre-pandemic, more than half of civil legal needs remained unmet for low-income people...

Read the full Westchester County Bar Association article.