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  Clarke, Kristen
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  2018-05-01  
 
NameKristen Clarke
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May 25, 2021 02:34pm
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InfoKristen Clarke has extensive law enforcement and civil rights experience, starting her career in civil rights as a career attorney in the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice. While at the Department, she was a federal prosecutor in the Criminal Section of the Division, responsible for cases of police misconduct, hate crimes, and human trafficking. Through the Division’s Voting Section, she also worked on voting rights and redistricting cases.

Clarke currently serves as president and executive director of the National Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Lawyers’ Committee). She has also served as the head of the Civil Rights Bureau for the New York State Attorney General’s Office, where she successfully led landmark efforts to address discrimination in housing, the school-to-prison pipeline, and reforming practices and policies of police departments. Clarke served at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, where she focused on voting rights and election law.

Clarke received her A.B. from Harvard University and her J.D. from Columbia Law School.


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