Read lawyer Helena Milner-Smith’s account of how she and colleagues from Covington & Burling LLP took on the immigration case of a 17-year-old girl from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The Covington & Burling lawyers, who usually advise multi-national corporations, provided pro bono legal assistance to their client through the Kids in Need of Defense UK pro bono model. They were guided through the process by MiCLU’s specialist lawyer Anna Skehan.

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