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Claudia Johnson

LawHelp Interactive Pro Bono Net
Program Manager
Richland/Kennewick/Pasco, WA
Claudia C. Johnson has been an innovator for 21 years starting the lawyer of the day project in eviction court in San Francisco, the Language Access Project at CLS, Philadelphia. Claudia has been working on access to justice through technology for over 15 years. At Bay Area Legal Aid in Oakland to design and created the Legal Advice Line. Claudia was part of the drafting group for the LEP Court Standards approved by the ABA. Claudia served on the working group that released the Best Practices on E-filing for SRLs published by LSC. Claudia reviews articles for the NCSC Future Trends in State Courts Journal. She is a member of the WA State ATJ Commission Technology group, and guest blogs with Pro Bono Net's Connecting Justice Communities blog, http://www.connectingjusticecommunities.com/ Her work on online forms was highlighted by the NY Times in 2016: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/01/opinion/legal-aid-with-a-digital-twist.html?_r=0 . In 2018 Claudia was recognized in the fastcase50 http://www.fastcase.com/fastcase50/?class=2018 and as one of LTRC's Women of Legal Tech 2018 https://www.lawtechnologytoday.org/2018/04/ltrcs-women-of-legal-tech-2018/

Claudia started her legal career as a Skadden Fellow in Philadelphia. She is has 3 degrees from UC Berkeley and her law degree from University of Pennsylvania Law School. She is an immigrant and resides in Eastern WA.