Mr. Urevick-Ackelsberg joined the Law Center in 2015. He focuses his practice on education and housing issues.
Before law school, Mr. Urevick-Ackelsberg worked as a policy analyst at The Reinvestment Fund, where he focused on housing issues. Upon graduation, he was a recipient of Penn Law’s Philadelphia Fellowship, dividing time between Penn Law’s Toll Public Interest Center and his sponsoring organization, Community Legal Services (CLS). At CLS, he was an attorney in the consumer-homeownership unit, prosecuting cases around mortgage foreclosures, mortgage fraud, and other consumer issues. After CLS, Mr. Urevick-Ackelsberg served as an Assistant Chief Counsel for the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, where he focused on fair housing enforcement. He came to the Law Center following clerkships with the Honorable Cheryl Ann Krause of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and the Honorable L. Felipe Restrepo of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Urevick-Ackelsberg graduated from Macalester College with a B.A. in Political Science and earned his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.