KEJC welcomes attorney Leah Engle as our new program director at Maxwell Street Legal Clinic. Leah comes to us from Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, where she served as an Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow with Veterans Legal Corps.
Earlier, Leah helped survivors of human tracking and domestic violence through the Legal Aid Society of Metro Family Services in Chicago and the Human Trafficking Clinic in Ann Arbor, MI.
Leah received her law degree from University of Michigan in May 2014. She served in the Peace Corps from August 2008 to October 2010 as a teacher of English as a foreign language in Turkestan, Kazakhstan. Leah's first day was March 16. Welcome, Leah! Congratulations also to Leah's predecessor, Guion Johnstone. Guion is now director of the Kentucky Bar Foundation.