Marisabel Abbas is the Senior Legal Assistant & Intake Coordinator for LatinoJustice PRLDEF where she has supported the litigators since 2006. She also coordinates and handles hundreds of client
s matters and public inquiries by providing bilingual legal information, general advice, and referrals , regarding job discrimination, wage theft, housing, immigration, and access to social services. Moreover, she helps to draft documents and outreach materials, translations and interprets for legal staff & clients and fulfills other administrative responsibilities.
Marisabel has worked over 25 years in the immigrant services sector, including prior employment at Catholic Charities Community Services
-as a Support Services Supervisor and at Safe Horizon, as an Office Manager for the departments of Domestic Violence, Immigration, Immigration Hotline, Refugees and Education. She does community volunteer work , for CUNY Citizenship and the N.Y. Daily News Citizenship NOW events as well the Election Protection Project VE y VOTA and CENSUS Hotline.