Arianna Cook-Thajudeen is a staff attorney with the Housing Rights Program at Advancing Justice–ALC. In her previous role at the National Housing Law Project (NHLP), Arianna was a legal fellow focusing on the housing rights of immigrants. Her fellowship project centered on the intersection between immigrant rights, the housing protections under the Violence Against Women Act, and the impact of nuisance and crime-free ordinances on marginalized groups of people. While in law school, she externed at Indiana Legal Services and was a summer clerk at NHLP during her fellowship from the Center for Civil and Human Rights. Arianna graduated from Vassar College in 2011 and Notre Dame Law School in 2018.