Claire Blumenson

Executive Director & Co-Founder

Claire has focused her career on the intersection of juvenile justice and education. After teaching, she graduated from law school in 2011 & began 2-year EJW fellowship at the DC Public Defender Service as a special education lawyer for incarcerated youth ages 18-22. As a 2013 Echoing Green Black Male Achievement Fellow, Claire continued this work by cofounding & launching School Justice Project.

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Sarah Comeau

Director of Programs & Co-Founder

Sarah graduated from American University’s Washington College of Law (WCL) cum laude in 2011. Prior to SJP, Sarah was an associate at a District of Columbia law firm that specialized in special education advocacy, representing students and families of students involved in both the juvenile justice and abuse and neglect systems.

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School Justice Project

School Justice Project (“SJP”) is a special education legal services and advocacy organization in DC dedicated to ensuring that older (ages 18-22), court-involved students with disabilities receive a quality education, both during incarceration and throughout reentry.

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