Meredith Gudesblatt joined Tahirih in 2019. As a Legal Advocate, Meredith conducts intakes with potential clients, and provides legal advocacy and administrative support to the legal team. Prior to joining Tahirih, Meredith served as an Unaccompanied Children Legal Services Specialist with South Texas Bro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR) and as a Paralegal with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND). Meredith has lived, studied and conducted research on human rights and migration in both Spain and Latin America.
I am inspired by Tahirih’s commitment to uplifting and empowering immigrant women and girls, and I am grateful to be part of the mission to fighting for the justice they deserve.
Education: Middlebury Language Schools, MA; Cornell University, BA
Hometown: Long Island, NY