Adonia R. Simpson is the Director of the Family Defense Program at Americans for Immigrant Justice. Ms. Simpson started her legal career as the Fellow for the Center for Law and Social Responsibility, providing representation on Special Immigrant Juvenile cases at Greater Boston Legal Services.
During her Fellowship, she participated in a trial observation in Colombia, with the support of Rights and Democracy and Lawyers without Borders of Canada. Before AI Justice, Ms. Simpson was the Managing Attorney at Catholic Charities of Baltimore’s Immigration Legal Services at the Esperanza Center.
She’s licensed in Massachusetts and the United States Supreme Court.