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Rising Champions for Justice

Rising Champions for Justice (RCJ) is a group of young professionals dedicated to furthering the VLP’s mission to provide free legal services to low income people while gaining valuable board experience and professional development.  Members support VLP through organizing events, fundraisers, networking and professional development opportunities, and through volunteerism.  In its first year, VLP welcomed 21 new members to the Rising Champions for Justice from a variety of firms and backgrounds.Rising Champions for Justice

Board Members


Justin Andreozzi
Andreozzi Bluestein LLP
Danielle Becker
Kaleida Health
Jennifer Cameron

Hodgson Russ LLP
Erin Connare

Phillips Lytle LLP
Brian Dixon

Nash Connors, P.C.
Sarah Fenster

Fenster, Lewis & Good LLC
Christina Gullo

Schnitter Ciccarelli Mills PLLC
Krista Heffernan
Crowley Webb
Katie Ireland
National General Insurance
Ted Joerg

Gibson McAskill & Crosby, LLP
Aalok Karambelkar
Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak LLP

Amanda Karpovich
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP
Chloe Macdonald

Harter Secrest & Emery LLP
Caitlin O’Neil

Connors, LLP
Anaiss Rijo

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Shawn Roche

Colligan Law LLP
Jessica Smith

Hogan Willig Attorneys at Law
Bridget Steele

Barclay Damon LLP
Clayton Waterman

Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady, LLP
Larry Waters

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C.
Nick Williams

OSC Manufacturing & Equipment Services, Inc.

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