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The Bronx Defenders
Mission: Providing innovative, holistic, and client-centered criminal defense, family defense, civil legal services, social work support and advocacy to indigent people of the Bronx.
About: Our staff of over 250 represents 35,000 individuals each year and reaches hundreds more through outreach programs and community legal education. We look beyond individual cases and use community education, leadership development, impact litigation, and legislative reform to challenge entrenched problems problems that drive individuals into the justice system. In the Bronx and beyond, The Bronx Defenders promotes justice in low-income communities by keeping families together.
Partner Since: 2016
Founder (year established): Robin Steinberg (1997)