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New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client 2014

Author(s): Afua Atta-Mensah
Practice Area: Litigation, Pro Bono
Published: Oct 2014
PLI Item #: 57250
CHB Spine #: 32

Afua Atta-Mensah is the Director of Litigation at the Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center. She received her Bachelors from Trinity College where she was a Presidential Fellow and is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law where she was a Stein Scholar. Prior to joining the Urban Justice Center, Afua was a staff attorney in The Legal Aid Society’s Civil Practice Law Reform Unit, the Policy Director at the Center for Working Families, and was the receipient of a Fulbright Fellowship that sponsored her work at the International Federation of Women Attorneys-Accra, Ghana. Afua has also worked as an advisor to community based organizations throughout New York City and has served as an adjunct professor at Fordham Law.