Brooke Meckler is the director of law school engagement & advocacy at Equal Justice Works, where she works to communicate the full range of public interest opportunities offered by the organization to law students and law schools, and to expand the organization’s law student and law school membership through engagement initiatives and relationship building. She also manages the Rural Summer Legal Corps program and the National Advisory Committee.
Brooke, a Buffalo, New York native, worked as a project manager and in-house counsel at a Western New York commercial real estate company before joining Equal Justice Works. While in law school, Brooke worked with various organizations that provide free legal services to low-income individuals, including helping victims of domestic violence obtain divorces during her Fellowship at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.
Brooke has a B.A. in psychology from the State University of New York at Geneseo and received her J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law, graduating cum laude with Pro Bono and Community Service Honors. She is licensed to practice law in New York State and the District of Columbia.