Legal Services

I am a senior staff attorney in Whitman-Walker Legal Services focusing on the legal needs of LGBT elders and those living with HIV/AIDS. I work here because I enjoy advocating for my community. I have been a practicing attorney since 2004. I came to Whitman-Walker...

I joined Whitman-Walker because I wanted to be part of an organization that provides client center, comprehensive services to vulnerable communities. I am passionate about addressing social determinants of health in my role as part of a team of legal services providers. I joined Whitman-Walker as...

My name is Amy Nelson and I serve as the Director of Legal Services at Whitman-Walker Health. Since starting in 2008, I have been moved by DC’s extreme public health challenges, humbled by clients and staff, and thrilled to support holistic solutions at the nation’s...

My name is Lee Hicks and I truly enjoy working at Whitman-Walker because of the holistic healthcare and inclusive programming we bring to our clients and the community. Since starting in 2004, it has been humbling to work within an integrated healthcare model serving our...

I am a Staff Attorney at Whitman-Walker Health in Legal Services. In my role, I empower our patients and clients by removing healthcare barriers and ensuring access to health insurance, public benefits and income supports, and accurate identity documentation. I also co-manage our monthly Name Change...