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My chat with Caitlin Johnston, co-founder of the CANLAW Clinic on what drives her, positivity hurdles, and turning her passion into a reality

By Kaitlyn Eberhardt, Legal Access Division Caitlin Johnston is an attorney with The Haney Law Firm, specializing in fiduciary litigation. She assists clients with estate planning decisions and probate matters. In June 2016, Caitlin cofounded the Cancer Law Clinic (CANLAW), which provides comprehensive pro bono estate planning services to cancer patients and their caretakers. You… Continue reading My chat with Caitlin Johnston, co-founder of the CANLAW Clinic on what drives her, positivity hurdles, and turning her passion into a reality

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Muñeca’s Books: Enlightening Hearts, Saving Lives

By Verónica Carbajal, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid Storytelling. It doesn’t begin with speaking or writing. It begins with listening.  I learned the value of listening in my grandmother’s kitchen. My grandmother very much believed that exposing children to the uncensored truth, gently, foments both curiosity and resilience. Because of my quiet demeanor, she not only… Continue reading Muñeca’s Books: Enlightening Hearts, Saving Lives