Professor Daniela Kraiem (Moderator)
Director, Women and the Law Program, American University College of Law
Daniela Kraiem is the Interim Senior Director of Career and Professional Development, the Director of the Women and the Law Program, and a Practitioner-in-Residence at American University Washington College of Law. In the Office of Career and Professional Development, she leads a dedicated team devoted to connecting students and alumni with professional development and employment opportunities across all legal sectors.
As Director of the Women and the Law Program, Professor Kraiem collaborates with the students, faculty and staff to integrate gender into all aspects of legal education. When she is not teaching courses in gender and domestic policy, gender and international and comparative law, and advanced legal writing, she fundraises for and coordinates grant-funded projects that connect the WCL community with the legal needs and concerns of women and LGBTQ persons. She supports WCL’s comprehensive gender and law curriculum, including the newly launched LLM in Gender, International, and Comparative Law.
Prior to joining the Washington College of Law, Professor Kraiem represented labor unions and employees as an Associate at McCarthy, Johnson, and Miller in San Francisco, California.