Cassie joined the Legal Aid Justice Center’s Youth Justice Program in 2019. Prior to joining LAJC, she worked as a Staff Attorney at the Virginia Legal Aid Society in Suffolk, VA, where her practice focused on public benefits and education law. Before beginning at VLAS, Cassie was a Law Clerk at the Family Court of Delaware, one of the few unified family courts in the country. Cassie completed the dual law and Master of Social Work degree program offered by the University of Richmond School of Law and Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Social Work. She was awarded the Nina R. Kestin Award for Public Service upon her graduation from law school. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary, where she received the President’s Award for Service.