Dionne R. Dillard
University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law
Dionne Dillard is currently completing her law school journey as a 3L at the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Dionne attended the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Political Science and African/African American Studies. While in law school, Dionne has completed nearly 800 clinical hours and has worked for legal services provider such as Tzedek DC, the Safe Sisters Circle, and Advocates for Justice and Education. She has also externed under the Supervisory Administrative Judge at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
After she graduates from law school, Dionne’s commitment as a lawyer will allow her to continue sowing into people of color by providing equal access to justice opportunities. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, serves as the current UDC Law Review’s Editor-in-Chief, and is a writing mentor to her fellow classmates. After graduation, Dionne will serve the Washington, D.C. community as a DC Affordable Law Firm Fellow while earning her LL.M. in Advocacy from Georgetown University Law Center.