On this episode, I welcome again to the podcast Aliza Shatzman, an legal professional, suggest, and previous DC Awesome Court docket regulation clerk, to discuss her enjoy as a clerk within the DC Awesome Court docket the place she confronted gender discrimination, harassment, and in the long run retaliation by way of the now former pass judgement on for whom she clerked. She additionally discusses how she reached out to her regulation college for give a boost to and help, best to determine that the pass judgement on had a historical past of misconduct that regulation college officers have been acutely aware of. Because of her enjoy, Aliza co-founded and introduced The Prison Responsibility Undertaking, a non-profit group devoted to addressing problems with judicial duty.
The Jabot podcast is an offshoot of the Above the Legislation emblem targeted at the demanding situations girls, other folks of colour, LGBTQIA, and different numerous populations face within the criminal business. Our title comes from none rather than the Infamous Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the jabot (ornamental collar) she wore when handing over dissents from the bench. It’s a reminder that even if we aren’t successful, we’re nonetheless a formidable power to be reckoned with.
Kathryn Rubino is a Senior Editor at Above the Legislation, host of The Jabot podcast, and co-host of Pondering Like A Attorney. AtL tipsters are the most efficient, so please attach along with her. Be happy to electronic mail her with any pointers, questions, or feedback and practice her on Twitter (@Kathryn1).