Rebecca Ojserkis is an Associate at Cohen Milstein and a member of the firm’s Civil Rights & Employment Litigation practice.

Prior to joining Cohen Milstein, Ms. Ojserkis was an associate at a highly regarded national plaintiffs’ law firm, where she represented clients in employment discrimination cases, including Title VII and ADA-related cases, and other public interest matters.

Prior to working in private practice, Ms. Ojserkis was a Fellow at the ACLU, where she worked with the Women’s Rights Project, Immigrants’ Rights Project, and National Prison Project.  She also clerked for the Honorable Diane P. Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the Honorable Sidney H. Stein of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Ms. Ojserkis received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Amherst College. She received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she served as an editor of the Yale Law Journal and engaged in litigation and advocacy as a member of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, the Reproductive Rights and Justice Project, and the Liman Project.

Prior to pursuing a career in law, Ms. Ojserkis worked at Massachusetts General Hospital in the area of mental health.

Ms. Ojserkis has applied for admission to the District of Columbia Bar and is currently working under the close supervision of the partners of the firm who are admitted to practice in the District of Columbia.