Penny M. Venetis

Executive Vice President & Legal Director at Legal Momentum

Penny M. Venetis

Penny M. Venetis

Executive Vice President & Legal Director at Legal Momentum

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Penny is Executive Vice President and Legal Director, leading Legal Momentum’s litigation, policy and other advocacy efforts to protect women’s rights. She works closely with Legal Momentum’s programs that address fairness in the courts, violence against women, employment equity, and economic security. She also develops ways to fight human trafficking, and prevent and punish sexual assaults on campuses. She has a lifelong passion for using the law as a tool for social change.

Penny is taking a leave of absence from Rutgers School of Law–Newark, where she has taught since 1994. As Clinical Professor of Law, Director of the International Human Rights Clinic, and Judge Dickinson R. Debevoise Scholar at Rutgers University at Rutgers, she specialized in civil rights and international human rights impact litigation. She instituted women’s rights projects in the Rutgers Law School clinics, developed human trafficking advocacy projects, and recruited and supervised pro bono attorneys from major law firms to work on the Clinic’s landmark cases.

Prior to joining Rutgers, Penny clerked for Judge Dickinson R. Debevoise of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. She also practiced law with the firm O’Melveny & Myers. Penny is the author of numerous articles on the topic of enforcing human rights in the United States. She received her bachelor’s degree from Barnard College, her master’s degrees from Columbia University and her J.D. (cum laude) from Boston College. She is a member of the bar for New York, New Jersey, and is also admitted to practice before federal courts throughout the United States, including the United States Supreme Court.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Legal Momentum

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Partner at Proskauer Rose LLP

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Former General Counsel at Legal Momentum

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Treasurer & Director at Legal Momentum

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Senior Vice President, Legal Director & Director-National Judicial Education Program at Legal Momentum

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Director of Development at Legal Momentum

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Director of Finance & Administration at Legal Momentum

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Director of Development at Legal Momentum

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Senior Attorney, Economic Empowerment at Legal Momentum

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Vice President Government Affairs at Legal Momentum

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