Staff Attorney, Benefits Unit
J.D. (cum laude), Suffolk University School of Law (1996)
B.A., International Relations, Mount Holyoke College (1992)
Sameea Kazmi worked for Legal Assistance Corporation of Central Massachusetts for more than two years before the program joined with Western Massachusetts Legal Services to form Community Legal Aid in 2011. Sameea initially oversaw the organization’s Zarrow Homeless Advocacy Project, where she conducted outreach to the various homeless shelters and service providers throughout Worcester County and represented clients who were homeless and at risk of homelessness. In 2012, Sameea joined the Disability Benefits Unit and now represents clients in administrative hearings before the Social Security Administration. Prior to working at CLA, Sameea worked for several years at AXA Advisors, LLC in Troy, MI, managing a team responsible for creating and designing estate and financial planning marketing materials. During law school, she interned at the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and at the Legal Services Center in Jamaica Plain. She is fluent in Urdu and Hindi. Sameea is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and Michigan.