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Amara Legal Center

http://amaralegal.org

Who We Are

The Amara Legal Center provides free legal services for anyone who has traded sex for money or any other benefit, whether their involvement in commercial sex was by choice, coercion, or circumstance. 

Who We Serve

Area(s)
Statewide
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Through Language Access Program, we can provide access to a number of languages during intake, calls, and court appearances.

Income Guidelines

None

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
Yes
Eligibility Restrictions

Amara only serves individuals who have traded sex for money or any other benefit, whether their involvement in commercial sex was by choice, coercion, or circumstance. Our clients are sex workers and sex trafficking survivors.

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Self-Help Materials
  • Other
Description of Services

Expungement and vacatur of records, custody, child support, civil protection order, and criminal defense cases. Victim-witness advocacy in criminal cases. Training for pro bono attorneys on representing survivors of sex trafficking.

Emergency Instructions

Contact our executive director in case of an emergency for protective order representation after hours.

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Phone +

Phone Number
(202) 603-0957
Hours
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Information

Please call this number, leave a message if no answer

Mail +

Information

Please mail correspondence to:
Amara Legal Center
Attn: Stacie Reimer
1521 East Capitol St. SE
Washington, DC 20003

Appointment +

Phone Number
(202) 603-0957
Information

Please call this number to make an appointment, leave a message if no answer

General Contact Information

Address
Amara Legal Center
1521 East Capitol St. SE (map)
Washington, DC 20003
Phone
(240) 257-6492
Website
http://amaralegal.org
Email
Last Review and Update: Apr 22, 2020

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