Denise Hunter

Denise Hunter

Staff Attorney

EMAIL:
dhunter@whitman-walker.org

PHONE:
202.797.4414

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, Spanish

Denise Hunter is a Staff Attorney representing LGBT and HIV-positive individuals in immigration and related legal matters. She also collaborates to offer training and mentoring to volunteer attorneys in providing pro bono representation for immigration cases. Prior to joining Whitman-Walker, Hunter was an immigration attorney at the non-profits Avuda and Hogar Immigrant Services in the D.C. area. She has also volunteered and interned at Amnesty International of Poland, World Organization for Human Rights USA, GW International Human Rights Clinic, Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights (CAIR) Coalition, and Human Rights First. Hunter is a 2011 George Washington University Law School graduate where she received an award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service. Hunter received her bachelor’s degree from Wesley College and is licensed to practice in Maryland.