Staff Attorney, Housing Unit
J.D., Northeastern University School of Law (2007)
B.A., Law and Society (magna cum laude), American University (2003)
Jane Edmonstone worked at Legal Assistance Corporation of Central Massachusetts for over 4 years before the program joined with Western Massachusetts Legal Services to form Community Legal Aid in 2011. Jane is a Staff Attorney in the Housing Unit, primarily handling fair housing and eviction defense issues. She provides know-your-rights trainings to tenants and community groups on a regular basis During law school, Jane interned with the Civil Rights Division of Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General, the Child Abuse Unit of the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, the San Francisco Human Rights Commission and the Boston law firm of Kotin, Crabtree & Strong. Prior to law school, Jane worked with the HIV/AIDS Services program at Tapestry Health in Springfield, MA. Jane is licensed to practice in Massachusetts.