Child Abuse and Domestic Violence Prevention - Long Beach, CA

End Abuse Long Beach
CHILD ABUSE & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PREVENTION COUNCIL
Since 1975
www.EndAbuseLB.org

CAMFT Approved Continuing Education Provider

January 11 Program

"Compensation Services to DV Victims"

Amira Samuel, Esq
Legal Director, FreeFrom

Date:

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Time:

8:00 - 8:20 a.m. Networking & Introductions
8:20 - 9:30 a.m. - Program

Place:

Alpert Jewish Community Center, Senior Room
3801 E. Willow St, Long Beach, CA 90815

EALB provides 1 CAMFT-approved Continuing Education Provider unit to MFTs/LCSWs in full attendance (free to EALB CEU members, $20 for non-CEU members). Provider number: 130171

Contact info: (424)259-2575    amira.samuel@freefrom.org   www.freefrom.org   facebook.com/freefrom

Amira Samuel Amira Samuel, Esq. received her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2010. Throughout law school Amira devoted herself to serving domestic violence survivors. She volunteered to meet with survivors serving time in Riker’s Island to help them ascertain the whereabouts of their children, she served as a courtroom advocate for survivors filing petitions for protective orders in Family Court and she gave presentations to teens on healthy relationships. After graduation, Amira was named the first Judge Gertrud Mainzer Memorial Fellow, an award she was given for her dedication to public interest family law work throughout law school. She took her fellowship to the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG), where she worked exclusively on domestic violence cases. In 2011, Amira was hired by NYLAG as an Equal Justice Works/AmeriCorp Legal Fellow and was named the Coordinator of Project Eden, which serves Orthodox Jewish survivors of domestic violence who are escaping abuse. In addition to her work on the Project, Amira litigated matrimonial and family law cases throughout the five boroughs of New York City. Refer to www.FreeFrom.org for more.

Overview:

Video coming.

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For information about End Abuse Long Beach, please visit www.EndAbuseLB.org or contact the Program Chair Paul Sharpe: Paul@EndAbuseLB.org