Board of Directors
The Her Justice Board of Directors draws on diverse leadership from New York City’s leading companies and law firms.
Elizabeth AbramsMillstein & Co., L.P.
Kim Koopersmith, Esq. (Vice Chair)Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Lee S. Attanasio, Esq.Sidley Austin LLP
David N. Koschik, Esq. (Secretary)White & Case LLP
Amy Barasch, Esq. (President)Her Justice
Kevin J. LavinAnkura Consulting Group
Paul M. Basta, Esq.Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Paul D. Leake, Esq.Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Jeffrey A. BrodskyQuest Turnaround Advisors, LLC
Ivan R. Lehon CFA, CFE (Treasurer)Ernst & Young Capital Advisors, LLC
Kelley A. Cornish, Esq.Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Elizabeth F. Maringer, Esq.National Basketball Association
Matthew A. Feldman, Esq.Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Bruce H. MendelsohnPerella Weinberg Partners
Patricia Ferrari (Chair)MBIA/National Public Finance Guarantee
Eric M. Rosof, Esq.Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Drew S. Fine, Esq.Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Roopesh K. ShahEvercore
Edward J. GoldthorpeBC Partners
Nicole L. Greenblatt, P.C.Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Steven M. Zelin (Vice Chair)PJT Partners
David J. Greenwald, Esq.Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Gary T. Holtzer, Esq.Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
The Urgent Legal Care Project
When people go to court and they don’t have a lawyer, they come up short.
Doris, a 24-year-old mother of one, didn’t realize this until it was almost too late.
Representing herself in family court against her child’s father who punched, choked, scratched and cursed her, Doris was fighting to prevent him from claiming sole custody of their child. She knew that would have been a completely unsafe situation, especially with the father’s drug use and anger issues, yet her own attempts to block him in court failed.Read the whole story Find out more about the people Her Justice serve