Domestic Violence Legal Empowerment and Appeals Project
The DV LEAP Program is absolutely amazing. Located out of George Washington University in Washington DC, they provide expert representation for appeals to battered women & their abused children in custody cases when the trial judge gets it wrong!
From Leap: "Despite the reforms of recent decades, battered women and children continue to face unfair treatment and troubling results in court. Appeals can overturn unjust trial court outcomes – but they require special expertise and are often prohibitively expensive.
We empower victims and their advocates by providing expert representation for appeals... [read more]