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Mary McCabe is a Know Your Rights Coordinator at HIAS PA. She provides Know Your Rights presentations, legal screenings and referrals for unaccompanied Central American children and teenagers in custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement. Before joining HIAS, she was a HIAS volunteer for many years. After graduating from Harvard Law School, Mary was a staff attorney at Central American Refugee Center (CARECEN), where she worked with Salvadoran asylum seekers. She also worked as a staff attorney at the detention project of Catholic Legal Immigration Network (CLINIC). At CLINIC, she represented detained asylum seekers and coordinated informational presentations and screening interviews for detainees.