Our Supporters

Domestic Violence Legal Empowerment and Appeals Project

Our Supporters

DV LEAP gratefully acknowledges the generosity of its funders, pro bono lawyers, and colleagues, without whom our work would not be possible.  DV LEAP is especially grateful to George Washington University Law School which has provided invaluable institutional support since the founding of DV LEAP to the present.

Institutional Funders


Substantial Individual Funders

  • Christopher Baker, Esq., Founding Partner, Paris Office, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Sylvia Becker, Esq., Partner, Kaye Scholer, LLP
  • Cooper-Siegel Family Foundation
  • Harman Cain Family Foundation
  • Selma Hirsh, former VP, American Jewish Committee
  • Paul and Louise Meier, Columbia University
  • Dr. Diane Meier and Dr. Warren Sherman
  • Alexia Morrison, Esq.
  • Pollock Family Foundation
  • Christina Rales
  • Barry Sullivan, Esq., Partner, Jenner & Block, LLP
  • Tim Waters, McDermott Will & Emery LLP
  • White Flowers Foundation


In-kind Services

  • George Washington University (office space, support staff, student interns, research services)


Institutional Partners

  • George Washington University Law School
  • National Network to End Domestic Violence
  • Women Empowered Against Violence (WEAVE)
  • Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment (SAFE)