Lelabari (they/them) is a Staff Attorney in the Economic Justice Project in the Home Ownership & Consumer Rights Unit at CLS. They focus on student loans and protection against predatory debt collection.
Lelabari was previously an Equal Justice Works Fellow in the Family Advocacy Unit. Lelabari’s project focused on using a community lawyering approach to stop intergenerational DHS involvement and family separation.
Lelabari received their J.D. from University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School in 2020 where they were a Toll Public Interest Scholar. They received their B.A. from Princeton University in 2014.