Danielle Kersis

Lecturer in Law

Email: danielle.kersis@law.columbia.edu
Ms. Kersis is a law clerk for the Honorable William J. Martini of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.  Prior to her clerkship, Ms. Kersis was a sixth-year associate at Kelley, Drye & Warren LLP, where she specialized in corporate and securities law.

Ms. Kersis graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with highest honors from Rutgers University.  She received her J.D. with honors from The George Washington University Law School, where she was the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship.  While attending law school, Ms. Kersis was a member of both The George Washington University International Law Review and The George Washington University Moot Court Board.  She also co-instructed legal research and writing as a Dean’s Fellow during her third year.