Jennifer E. Grishkin, Esq.

Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney

Jennifer Grishkin joined CAIR Coalition in May 2019 as Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney. Before joining CAIR Coalition, she was a research associate with Migration Policy Institute, where her work focused on the impacts of U.S. immigration policy and enforcement trends upon children and families. Jennifer also volunteered for several years with Hogar Immigrant Services to provide direct legal services to immigrants, including unaccompanied children, in humanitarian immigration matters.

Before working in the field of immigration law and policy, Jennifer was a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice and a litigation associate with the DC-based law firm of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering. She began her career as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Walter K. Stapleton of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Jennifer holds a JD from Yale Law School and a BA in sociology from Wake Forest University.