Anne is a Senior Attorney on Children’s Law Center’s Policy Team. Anne advocates with DC government agencies and the DC Council for systemic changes to laws and policies impacting DC’s vulnerable children and families. She joined Children’s Law Center in 2013 as a Healthy Together staff attorney, where she was the point of contact for our medical-legal partnership with Mary’s Center. In that role, Anne had broad exposure to DC’s public school system as a special education attorney litigating on behalf of parents of children with special needs. Anne also helped families with housing conditions cases where mold or other unhealthy living conditions harmed their children’s health. Before joining CLC, Anne represented Latina survivors of domestic violence in U-Visa and asylum matters in the DMV. As a law student, Anne worked for several organizations advocating for survivors of domestic violence. She also spent a summer working in Miami for an organization representing juveniles in immigration detention. Anne speaks Spanish fluently.