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Gabriella Chavez ​​​​​​​

Gabriella Chavez ​​​​​​​

Gabriella Chavez is a paralegal at PAIR where she supports PAIR clients, in particular women and children who seek a safe haven in the U.S. Gabriella earned a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies from Wesleyan University and a Master of Divinity from Harvard Divinity School. During her graduate program, Gabriella focused on immigration. She wrote her thesis on Central American migration and trauma and received the Frederick Buechner Award for excellence in writing. Prior to joining PAIR, Gabriella worked at Kids in Need of Defense as a program assistant and volunteered with different legal service organizations, including Greater Boston Legal Services and the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic. She is fluent in Spanish. Gabriella joined PAIR in 2019. 


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Selected Works

Anita P. SharmaExecutive Director/Senior Attorney

Amy MercureBookkeeper

Elena NoureddineInterim Executive Director

Yanzie ChowInterim Operations Director

Elizabeth BadgerSenior Asylum Attorney

Seth PurcellInterim Legal Director

Melanie GleasonPro Bono Involvement Coordinator

Marianne StaniunasAsylum Attorney

Sarah AllarAsylum Attorney

Heather P. ArroyoDetention Attorney

Irene FreidelDetention Attorney

Juan BedoyaSkadden Fellow

Julia CiachurskiLegal Fellow/Community Engagement

Gabriella ChavezParalegal

Angela Arzu CadetPrograms Associate

Connor Finegan VasuIntake Coordinator/Cummings Fellow

Daniela HargusDetention Paralegal

Luke MorrellAdministrative Associate

Anghie Guevara ReyesIntake Assistant