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Jeanne Ortiz-Ortiz

Pro Bono Net
Disaster Response Legal Fellow
New York, NY
Jeanne is a bilingual attorney from Puerto Rico and supports national networking initiatives to help network public interest advocates and attorneys working on disaster response. She works with multiple partners to build national capacity around disaster legal aid and manages a series of projects centered around outreach, field support, and help for disaster survivors. Prior to joining Pro Bono Net, she worked as a legal fellow at the Central Alabama Fair Housing Center and provided free legal representation and employment discrimination litigation on behalf of low-income LGBT individuals. She also helped draft proposals for the Puerto Rico Police Department on police intervention with the LGBT community. Jeanne founded the first Ms. JD chapter in her school and in Puerto Rico to network over 200 law students and provide them with professional development resources. For three years, she led pro bono workshops around reproductive rights to low-income communities in Puerto Rico.