Risa Elaine Kaufman

Risa Elaine Kaufman
Firm: Community Service Society of New York
Address: 105 E 22nd St
New York, NY 10010-5413
Phone: (212) 674-7787
Web site: http://www.cssny.org

Position Areas of Practice Bar Admissions
Education Honors Published Works
Current Employment Position(s):
Assoc. Coun.

Areas of Practice:
Gibbons Fellowship in Public Interest and Constitutional Law
Bar Admissions:
New York, 1998
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1998
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1998
New Jersey, 2000
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2000
U.S. Supreme Court, 2000
New York University School of Law, New York, New York, 1997
Honors: cum laude

Tulane University, 1994
Honors: summa cum laude
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works:
"State ERA's in the New Era: Securing Poor Women's Equality by Eliminating Reproductive-Based Discrimination", 24 Harv. Women's L.J. 190, 2001

"Seeking Redress for Gender-Based Bias Crime: Charting New Ground in Familiar Legal Territory" (Co-Author w/Julie Goldscheid), 6 Mich. J. of Race & Law 265, 2001

"The Cultural Meaning of the 'Welfare Queen:' Using State Constitutions to Challenge Child Exclusion Provisions", 23 N.Y.U. Rev. Law & Soc. Change 301, 1997

"The Road Now Taken: The Privileges or Immunities Clause and the Right to Travel" (Co-Author w/Martha Davis and Henry Freedman), 33 Clearinghouse Rev. 359, November/December, 1999

Honors and Awards:
Skadden Fellow, NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund, 1998 - 2000

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1999 - Present
Member, Social Welfare Committee

American Bar Association

Past Employment Positions:
Hon. Ira DeMent, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama, Clerk, 1997 - 1998

Birth Information:
West Practice Categories:
Public Law, Constitutional Law

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