Deborah R. Gross

Legal Aid Advocate (Pennsylvania)
2017 chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

Links: (Current as of: December 2, 2016)


Letter to Editor

Don’t chop legal aid funding

Deborah R. Gross
Philadelphia Inquirer
March 21, 2017
Eliminating funding for the Legal Services Corp. poses a threat to our entire community. Denying funding for civil legal aid prevents access to justice for all.


Philly tenants should have access to legal aid

Deborah R. Gross, Catherine Carr, Joseph Sullivan
Philadelphia Inquirer
March 17, 2017
Philadelphia should follow the example of Washington and New York and move toward making legal representation in eviction and foreclosure proceedings a right, not a privilege available only to those who can afford it.


Commentary: Civil legal aid needed to help expunge criminal records, reduce poverty

Gaetan J. Alfano, Deborah R. Gross, Mary F. Platt
Philadelphia Inquirer
December 1, 2016
An investment in civil legal aid will ultimately help to transform the social and economic landscape of Philadelphia.

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