Eva Sikes

Scholar, Community Development / Housing, Legal Aid
Class of 2018
Eva Sikes

Eva Sikes is an Equal Justice Works Fellow with Texas RioGrande Legal Aid in Brownsville, Texas, where she works to combat displacement and housing instability of low-income homeowners in the Rio Grande Valley. Her fellowship is sponsored by the Texas Access to Justice Foundation.

At Texas Law, Eva participated in the Transnational Workers Rights Clinic and the Civil Rights Clinic and served as a staff editor on the Texas Journal on Civil Liberties & Civil Rights and on the board of directors of the Getting Radical in the South (GRITS) Conference. She was also active in If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice, the American Constitution Society, the Public Interest Law Association, and the National Lawyers Guild. She worked with SafePlace and Texas Appleseed in Austin and with Texas RioGrande Legal Aid in Edinburg, Texas.