Kristin Rosella was the IJP’s Program Director and Marilyn S. Broad Fellow for two for two years. She assisted with and supported the representation of victims before the International Criminal Court in The Hague and ably lead the Health and Reparations Project (HARP) and Emergency Response Network for Darfuri Women at Risk.
Before her work with the IJP, Ms. Rosella was a Program Associate at Women Deliver, a global human rights and maternal health organization, an Associate in the corporate and finance practice group at DLA Piper, LLP (US), an international law firm based in New York, and an Associate in the commercial litigation practice group at Seyfarth Shaw, LLP, an international law firm based in Chicago. She has been a passionate advocate for women’s rights and human rights throughout her legal career and has maintained an active pro bono practice, representing victims of gender-based violence and political-based violence seeking asylum in the United States.
Currently, Ms. Rosella is based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, undertaking a one-year consultancy with the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.
Ms. Rosella received her law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2005 and her undergraduate degree from The University of Michigan in 2002. She is licensed to practice law in New York and Illinois and is fluent in French.