SPEAKER: Lisa Frelinghuysen, Former Supreme Court Clerk
"Behind the Scenes at the Supreme Court: Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her Legacy"
Lisa Beattie Frelinghuysen was Chief of Strategy & Chief Legal Officer at David Yurman Enterprises for seven years, where she oversaw all legal matters and advised the owners on CEO search, Board development, and succession planning.
Prior to that, Lisa practiced media law at Williams & Connolly in Washington, DC, representing Disney, NBC, and Newsweek in various litigation matters.
Lisa served as a law clerk to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court, where she worked on the Court’s big women’s rights case, Virginia Military Institute. Lisa also clerked for Judge Harry Edwards, Chief Judge of DC Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a graduate of Stanford Law School, where she was President and Editor-in-Chief of the Stanford Law Review.
Lisa sits on the Board of Planned Parenthood of NYC, overseeing the organization’s strategic plans and financial health. In addition, Lisa frequently speaks on women’s rights and reproductive justice.
Lisa lives in NYC with her husband and four children.