Rhode Island Lawyers for the Public Interest
Jennifer L. Wood, Executive Director

Center For Justice Announces New Executive Director

The Rhode Island Center for Justice is thrilled to announce that Jennifer L. Wood, Esq. has joined the Center as its new Executive Director.

Wage Justice Project

Twice a month, Center for Justice staff attorneys operate a workers’ rights legal clinic and provide legal assistance to Fuerza Laboral’s members who face challenges ranging from denial of unemployment benefits, to wage theft, to workplace discrimination.

Protections for Utility Consumers

Thanks to litigation by the Center for Justice and the George Wiley Center, National Grid overhauled its customer service, debt collection, and termination policies and practices affecting more than 3,000 seriously ill and disabled electric and gas utility consumers throughout the State.

Postgraduate Fellowships

RWULaw graduates and others are encouraged to apply for legal fellowships with the Center for Justice.

Who We Are

The Rhode Island Center for Justice partners with community groups to protect legal rights and to ensure justice for vulnerable individuals, families, and communities.

What We Do

Protecting legal rights to ensure justice for vulnerable individuals, families, and communities in Rhode Island.

Community Partners

The Center for Justice is committed to lawyering in support of community organizing and collective action.

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