Assistant Director, Law Firm Pro Bono Project, Pro Bono Institute, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Barnard College, Columbia University; B.A., The Jewish Theological Seminary of America; J.D., Duke University
Since 2006, Reena Glazer has been the Assistant Director of the Law Firm Pro Bono Project at the Pro Bono Institute, an organization that provides...Continue Reading
Since 2006, Reena Glazer has been the Assistant Director of the Law Firm Pro Bono Project at the Pro Bono Institute, an organization that provides research, consultative services, guidance, and training to support and enhance the pro bono efforts of the legal community. Professor Glazer came to PBI from Goodwin Procter, where she was a partner in the firm's Litigation Department, with a focus on product liability and toxic tort matters. She was a partner at Shea & Gardner prior to its merger with Goodwin Procter in 2004. Professor Glazer has worked on a variety of pro bono cases over the years with different public interest and community organizations and was named "Litigator of the Month" by The National Law Journal for one such high-profile case. Professor Glazer is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University; The Jewish Theological Seminary of America; and Duke University School of Law, where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Duke Law Journal and a member of the Moot Court Board. Following law school, she clerked for the Hon. Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.