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Anna Ognibene

Anna Ognibene

Her Justice
Senior Staff Attorney
New York, NY, USA


Anna joined Her Justice in 2010. She provides advice & counsel and legal representation to women living in poverty in NYC, in matrimonial and Family Court matters. She also mentors pro bono attorneys representing Her Justice clients. She specializes in matrimonial matters with complex financial issues, as well as cases involving women who have been victims of financial abuse, or are struggling with consumer debt. As the Chair of the Training Committee at Her Justice, she coordinates, designs and delivers CLE trainings to pro bono attorneys working on Her Justice matters, as well as to other legal services organizations, judges, and bar associations. She has also given presentations and workshops to high school students, in particular on recognizing teen dating violence and healthy relationships.

She counsels victims of domestic violence at the Brooklyn Family Justice Center, and was formerly the Chair of the Domestic Violence Committee of the New York City Bar Association. Prior to joining Her Justice, Anna was a Litigation and Matrimonial Associate at Pryor Cashman LLP, where she represented high-net-worth clients in divorce and custody proceedings. Anna graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from Vassar College and obtained her J.D. at New York University School of Law in 2004.
Anna Ognibene is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Amy Barasch, Pro Pro Bono: Volunteer Lawyers Are an Essential Part of Access to Civil Justice, New York Law School, Impact Center for Public Interest Law, Book 7 (2016) - Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2018, Thursday, February 22, 2018
Her Justice, Frequently Asked Questions: Working with Pro Bono Clients Through Her Justice (November 2017) - Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2018, Thursday, February 22, 2018
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