Wage Claim Clinic

Wage Claim Clinic at the Workplace Justice Project

ABOUT THE AGENCY 
The Wage Claim Clinic at the Workplace Justice Project fights for just working conditions through education, litigation and advocacy.  Volunteers are needed to assist with intake interviews, fact gathering, letter writing as well as educational and outreach opportunities.

WHAT YOU DO 
Student volunteers will be able to assist with variety of tasks and roles based on their interests: Perform intake interviews, fact checking/investigation, letter writing, interpretation (bilingual proficiency required), administrative/clerical tasks, education and outreach.

WHAT YOU LEARN 
Students will learn about the issues facing low wage workers in New Orleans and what remedies they have while getting opportunities to improve their interviewing skills, practice investigative techniques, become acquainted with public record resources, and refine their writing skills.

INTERACTIONS
adults • immigrants/non-English speakers • Loyola Law students, professors & staff • people involved in social justice advocacy/community organizing

LOCATION
Loyola Law School • 540 Broadway St.

CONTACT
Miranda Stramel • Education Coordinator
mdatkins@loyno.edu • 504.861.5571

DAYS & TIMES

Thursdays
6:30-8:30pm

TRANSPORTATION
Map & directions 
Walking • 11 min
Biking • 3 min
Loyola Shuttle • 5 min (schedule)
Public transit • 5 min
Driving • 2 min

PRESERVICE REQUIREMENTS

  1. Attend an on-site orientation.
  2. Complete additional online training documents.