Thomas J. Duffy, Esq., founder of Duffy + Partners, has renewed his support of the “Duffy Fellowship” at LCD. Theresa Brabson is this year’s recipient of the Fellowship, which supports a staff attorney’s salary. In 2012, LCD became the first recipient of a Duffy Fellowship and applauds Tom Duffy’s generosity toward the non-profit legal services community.
Theresa is the project director of PhilaKIDS, LCD’s Medical-Legal Partnership at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. After interning with LCD throughout law school, Theresa became an Independence Foundation Public Interest Fellow in 2013 to develop a Social Security Project at PhilaKIDS. At the conclusion of her internship Theresa joined LCD as a full time staff attorney. Theresa represents clients on a variety of issues including landlord/tenant disputes, custody, public benefits, and domestic violence. She graduated magna cum laude from Temple University Beasley School of Law.
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