Elizabeth Lederer

Lecturer in Law

Email: eleder@law.columbia.edu

Ms. Lederer is an active prosecutor in the New York County District Attorney’s Office. She is Senior Trial Counsel, working in the Forensic/Cold Case Unit to review and re-investigate unsolved murder and rape cases. In her many years in the District Attorney’s Office, Ms. Lederer has worked in the Labor Racketeering Unit investigating organized crime in the construction industry, the Sex Crimes Unit, and the Career Criminal Unit.  Ms. Lederer has tried many, many cases, and has taught trial practice and general litigation in a number of different venues.