Bertha Justice Fellow
Region: United States and Global
Deirdre joined EarthRights as a Bertha Fellow in September 2020. Before joining EarthRights, Deirdre was a legal fellow at Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, where she worked on strategic litigation before the Inter-American Commission and Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Deirdre graduated from New York University School of Law in 2019, where she was heavily involved in the Global Justice Clinic. While in law school, she interned with Human Rights Law Network (Delhi, India) and with Forest Peoples Programme. She was also a Human Rights Scholar with the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, a Salzburg Cutler Fellow in international law, and a national Moot Court competitor. In her spare time, she loves to cook. Deirdre is admitted to practice law in New York.