Legal aid protected Kelly and helped her keep custody of her children, agree on a parenting plan she wanted, and retain her restraining order against her abusive ex-husband. Read more about Kelly and others who were helped by legal aid.
Justice is a Right,
Congratulations Claudia Rodriguez!
Congratulations to LASO Salem’s Claudia Rodriguez who was honored with the Compton Award by the Marion County Bar Association at their annual awards & pro bono dinner on March 9th. The Compton Award recognizes the outstanding service of a layperson to the Bar and is a symbol of the Marion County Bar’s appreciation for the …
CEJ Welcomes Ayla Ercin as its new Executive Director
We are pleased to introduce Ayla Ercin as the new Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Campaign for Equal Justice. Ayla was selected by the Board of Directors after having served as Annual Fund Director at CEJ since 2021. Ayla takes over from Maya Crawford Peacock, who is now serving in the Office of Governor Tina …
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Join us for Accessories to Justice Trivia on February 9th!
Join us on February 9th at Rick’s Café in Willamette Law School for Accessories to Justice Trivia! Sign up here: https://cej-oregon.org/accessories-to-justice-trivia/ This is a free event with a suggested donation of $10 per person to support legal aid. There will be food and refreshments and it will be a great opportunity to make connections in …
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CEJ IS GRATEFUL FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE OREGON LEGAL COMMUNITY
Watch today’s video and hear what a few volunteers said when we asked them to share with us why they donate their time and resources to the Campaign. Thank you to ALL of our tireless volunteers and supporters for the work they do every day to protect justice for all Oregonians. Keep sharing our message …
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Oregon Lawyers Come Together to Support Legal Aid
As we look ahead to the end of the year, we will be sharing two more videos with you that shine the light on members of the CEJ community who are making a difference. CEJ supporters at two of our statewide events told us why they donate their time and resources. Stay tuned over the …
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Success stories like Kelly’s are made possible with your support!
MEET KELLY. Kelly felt like she had nowhere to turn. She needed to protect her family from her abusive ex-husband, who had an attorney, but she could not afford one. Legal aid stepped in and protected Kelly when she needed it the most. Learn more about how Kelly was able to get the justice she …
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You & Legal Aid Helped Clara
After Clara's abuser sent her to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, legal aid helped keep her and her son safe and in their home.
You & Legal Aid Helped Emily
Emily's husband was violent and the violence was escalating. Legal aid helped guide Emily through the restraining order process.
You & Legal Aid Helped Steve
When "Steve's" landlord shut off the boiler, leaving all the tenants without heat for eight months, legal aid helped them assert their rights.
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