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Erica Boyce

2013, Equal Justice Works Fellowships, Erica Boyce

Erica Boyce

Name of Host Organization: Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen's Alliance
City, State: Chatham, Massachusetts
Issue area: Community Economic Development/Microfinance and Related Transactional Legal Projects
Sponsors: ALM

The Project

Erica provided educational outreach and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) training to small-scale, independent commercial fishermen on Cape Cod who are struggling with complex federal regulations favoring larger corporations. She also developed planning tools and a national vision to replicate fishing permit banks across the country.