Leadership Type: Pro Bono Attorney

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Bio highlights: Elizabeth joined our Pro Bono Programs team as a staff attorney in 2021. She has been an attorney with Legal Aid since 1998, serving in our Wilson office until 2017, when she joined our Helpline, in Raleigh. She earned her JD from UNC Law in 1997 and passed the NC bar later that year.

Resident of: Wilson, NC 

Native of: Ohio 

Fun fact: Loves to travel. Favorite trips are a safari in Tanzania in 2011, Morocco in 2014, and Vietnam and Cambodia in 2019.

Leadership Type: Pro Bono Attorney

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Bio highlights: Nicole joined our Pro Bono Programs team as a supervising attorney in 2022. She also serves as a supervising attorney on our Disaster Relief Project, which she joined in 2019. In 2021, she served for eight months on our statewide Eviction Diversion Program. She earned her JD from Elon Law and her bachelor’s from UNC Chapel Hill.

Resident of: Greensboro, NC 

Native of: Jamestown, NC 

Fun fact: Has a bad habit of reading/listening to several different books at the same time and never using a bookmark.

Leadership Type: Pro Bono Attorney

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Bio highlights: Larissa joined our Pro Bono Programs team as a supervising attorney in 2022. She has been an attorney with Legal Aid since 2016, serving in our Charlotte, Concord and Raleigh offices, most recently as the supervising attorney of the Domestic Violence Unit in our Charlotte office.

Resident of: Charlotte metro area 

Native of: Born in New York, but lived in Raleigh for most of her childhood 

Fun fact: Loves to dance! Started college as a dance major before deciding to go to law school.