Jennifer Rodgers

Jennifer Rodgers has been a Lecturer-in-Law at CLS since 2016. Until mid-2018, Jennifer also was the Executive Director of the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity at Columbia Law School (CAPI), which works to improve the capacity of public offices to identify, deter, and combat corruption; Jennifer now serves on CAPI's Advisory Board.  Jennifer writes extensively on and speaks all over the world about anti-corruption efforts and best practices.  She also is a Legal Analyst for CNN.  Prior to joining CAPI, Jennifer worked at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where she served in numerous capacities, including as a Deputy Chief Appellate Attorney, the Chief of the Organized Crime Unit, and a Chief of the General Crimes Unit.  Jennifer also worked as an associate in the litigation department of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, and as a law clerk to former United States District Judge Stanley A. Weigel in the Northern District of California.  Jennifer graduated from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, and the University of California, Los Angeles.