The Author

C.J. Masimore is the executive director of Open Hands Legal Services in New York City. She was named as one of the New York Law Journal’s 2014 Rising Stars and awarded the Christian Legal Society John D. Robb Christian Legal Aid Award in 2013. She received her JD from University of Michigan Law School and her BA from Calvin College. She lives with her family in Brooklyn.

Uphold the Cause of the Poor and the Oppressed

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