Jenner & Block

Kara Brandeisky is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department.

Ms. Brandeisky received her JD cum laude in 2019 from New York University School of Law.  As a law student, Ms. Brandeisky worked on a range of First Amendment and media law matters in the Technology Law and Policy Clinic and represented a plaintiff in a gender discrimination suit in the Civil Litigation-Employment Law Clinic.  She was recognized with the Ann Petluck Poses Memorial Prize for outstanding clinical work.  Ms. Brandeisky also served as a digital executive editor for the Review of Law and Social Change and as a student advocate for the International Refugee Assistance Project.

Ms. Brandeisky graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University with an AB in government in 2012.  Prior to law school, Ms. Brandeisky worked as a journalist.