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Women’s Law Forum Sponsors February 26th Panel on Human Trafficking

February 18, 2014 – 

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014, from 5:30 – 8 pm, the Women’s Law Forum at Rutgers School of Law–Newark will present a panel discussion on “The Awareness and Deterrence of Human Trafficking at Home and Abroad.” The program, which will be held in the Baker Trial Courtroom, has been organized by Tareq G. Brown, Class of 2015.

Panelists will discuss their role in the effort to eradicate trafficking and how their various agencies and non-profit organizations work together to raise awareness and end trafficking.

Speakers will include:

  • Kelly Sandler, assistant prosecutor, Essex County Prosecutor’s Office
  • Lauren Hersh, New York office director, Equality Now
  • Keyla Munoz, victim specialist, New Jersey Anti-Trafficking Task Force, FBI
  • Dorchen Leidholdt, director, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services, Sanctuary for Families

NOTE: This event was originally scheduled to take place on February 5th.