Brooke Meckler

Director of Law School Engagement & Advocacy

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.

Media

A Summer on the Justice Bus

Law Student Named Equal Justice Works 2022 Rural Summer Legal Corps Fellow

Community Builder: Hannah Atkinson

My Impact: A Conversation with 2017 Equal Justice Works Fellow Darlene Hemerka

How to Make the Most Out of the Conference and Career Fair

My Impact: A Conversation with 2018 Equal Justice Works Fellow Kace Rodwell

My Impact: A Conversation with 2016 Equal Justice Works Fellow Brook Hill