The Maryland Access to Justice Commission is thrilled to share the news that one of the pioneers in access to justice research, Rebecca Sandefur, is a winner of this year’s prestigious MacArthur “Genius Grant”. Sandefur is a fellow at the American Bar Foundation, where she founded and leads the Foundation’s access to justice research initiative. Her research into ordinary people’s experiences with civil legal aid has given new insight into the access to justice gap, namely:
See more on Rebecca Sandefur’s research here. Read more about Sandefur’s MacArthur Genius Grant win here.