Attorneys of the Month

For Media Inquiries, please contact: Megan McKenna, Communications Director or
Alex Pender, Communications and Advocacy Senior Associate.

The most rewarding experience I’ve ever had

  on November 22, 2019   in attorneys

KIND spoke with Inès Zamouri, Head of Pro Bono at Meagher Emanuel Laks Goldberg & Liao, LLP, about her dedication to representing unaccompanied children pro bono in New Jersey.  Recently, Inès represented and helped change

Learn more


Working With KIND: Milbank LLP

  on August 8, 2019   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight Rocio Portela-Berrios, Milbank LLP     This month, we are pleased to highlight Rocio Portela-Berrios from Milbank LLP.  Rocio took on representation of a young KIND client from Guatemala in the

Learn more


Working With KIND: K&L Gates

  on July 1, 2019   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight David A. Mawhinney, K&L Gates     KIND’s Boston office is pleased to recognize David A. Mawhinney of K&L Gates for our Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight. David provided the below reflections

Learn more


A Unique Partnership to Help A Child in Need

  on March 28, 2019   in attorneys

A team of attorneys recently came together to help Hugo*, a boy from Guatemala who came to the U.S. to find safety with his sister in California. Attorneys from the law firm Munger, Tolles &

Learn more


Winning Asylum – Ann Gong, Amazon

  on December 14, 2018   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney of the Month Ann Gong, Amazon   Ann Gong got involved with KIND through Amazon’s Justice League, a pro bono initiative that enables the Amazon legal department to work with underserved people,

Learn more


Making a Difference in a Child’s Life – Alexandra Lu, Goodwin

  on October 25, 2018   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight Alexandra Lu Goodwin Alexandra Lu KIND is deeply grateful for your continued support of unaccompanied children, especially for the pro bono attorneys who fight on behalf of their KIND clients each

Learn more


Impacting Clients’ Lives – Lee Popkin, Proskauer Rose LLP

  on October 22, 2018   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney of the Month Lee Popkin Proskauer Rose LLP   Lee Popkin   KIND speaks to October Pro Bono Attorney of the month, Lee Popkin, Attorney at Law at Proskauer, who shares her

Learn more


Working With KIND: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

  on October 18, 2018   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight Thomas Yee, Bryan Johnson, and Mitch Hadley of Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP   KIND’s New York office is pleased to recognize Thomas Yee, Bryan Johnson, and Mitch Hadley of

Learn more


Helping Parents and Children Separated at the Border

  on September 12, 2018   in attorneys

Pro Bono Attorney of the Month David Cabello, Blank Rome LLP   David Cabello, Partner at Blank Rome LLP in Houston, is currently working on two pro bono cases with KIND’s office in Houston and

Learn more


Winning Asylum After Six Years

  on May 18, 2018   in attorneys

A team of pro bono attorneys from Eversheds Sutherland in Washington, DC recently won asylum for their client Diego*, who had been fighting his protection case before the immigration court system for nearly six years. Diego,

Learn more