Elana Bildner has experience as an attorney, ranging from the corporate sector—as a litigation associate at two law firms—to the non-profit sphere, where she has spent significant time working and volunteering. Currently, Elana is a civil rights lawyer with the ACLU of Connecticut.
Elana received a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Before her legal career, Elana spent several years at anti-poverty organizations in New York, and she served as an editorial intern for Legal Affairs magazine, the Miami Herald and The Wall Street Journal.
Elana has been a strong supporter of AJWS since her senior year of college, when she took an AJWS alternative spring break trip to Muchucuxcah, Mexico.