Alicia Alvarez is a clinical professor of law and director of the Community and Economic Development Clinic, where she specializes in issues affecting nonprofit and community-based organizations. Her area of interest is economic justice. Prof. Alvarez received her BA, magna cum laude, from Loyola University of Chicago and her JD, cum laude, from Boston College Law School.
Clinical legal education. Economic justice. Community economic development.
"Community Development Clinics: What Does Poverty Have to Do with Them?" In Clinical Anthology: Readings for Live-Client Clinics. 2nd ed., edited by A. J. Hurder, F. S. Bloch, S. L. Brooks, and S. L. Kay, 492-500. New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2011. (Originally published under the same title in Fordham Urb. L. J. 34, no. 4 (2007): 1269-84.)