Her Justice Featured on Tea Time with the Robert H. Jackson Center


April 23, 2021

Her Justice’s Director of Policy, Rachel Braunstein, and Staff Attorney, Naomi Young spoke with the Robert H. Jackson Center for a discussion on the unique challenges women living in poverty face and how Her Justice is addressing the economic justice gap.

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New York Law Journal: Police Should Apply Domestic Violence Advocates’ Lessons on Strangulation to Chokeholds


Amy Barasch, Executive Director of Her Justice authored the following opinion piece in the New York Law Journal.

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NYR Daily: How Covid-19 Amplifies the Failures of Family Court


Anna Maria Diamanti, Director, Family and Matrimonial Practice at Her Justice was interviewed by NYR Daily about how the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the challenges Her Justice clients face while navigating Family Court. 

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Talk Poverty: Poor Legal Clients Are Finally Getting a Break in New York


Amy Barasch, Executive Director at Her Justice was interviewed by Talk Poverty about how Her Justice supports women in poverty by providing access to free legal services. Read the full article here.

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Politico: Domestic Violence groups, survivors say New York’s pandemic exacerbated abuse


Anna Maria Diamanti, Director, Family and Matrimonial Practice at Her Justice was interviewed by Politico on how the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated situations of intimate partner violence for our clients. 

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Daily Beast: She Tried to Escape Her Ex—but the Courthouse Was Closed


Anna Maria Diamanti and Naomi Young of Her Justice shared the dangerous reality for a domestic violence victim trapped at home with her abuser during COVID-19.

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Promoting Economic Justice for Women


Katy was determined to take back control of her life.

After years of abuse from her husband, she knew that it was time to leave. She did everything she could to stay safe—keeping her location confidential, blocking him on social media, asking her family not to tell him where she was—and began to create an independent existence.

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The Real World Implications of #MeToo – Transforming the Legal Ecosystem Series Part VIII


On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, Viacom hosted the eighth roundtable discussion in the series “The Real-World Implications of #MeToo-Transforming the Legal Ecosystem” organized by FiscalNote, Her Justice and Thomson Reuters.

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Why Marital Identity Theft Is So Hard To Fight


Her Justice Equal Justice Works Fellow Naomi Young was interviewed by Law360 about financial abuse and marital identity theft


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Her Justice on “In Focus with Cheryl Wills”


Her Justice Managing Policy Attorney Rachel Braunstein (L) appeared with host Cheryl Wills (R) and Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark (center) on “In Focus with Cheryl Wills” on Spectrum News NY1 discussing a lesser known type of intimate partner violence – financial abuse.

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