Jenny Ma, Senior Staff Attorney


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Jenny joined the Center in 2017 and assists on various aspects of litigating reproductive rights cases.

Jenny previously worked as a litigation associate at Jones Day and Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, where she helped author an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in Obergefell v. Hodges. She also served as a law clerk to the Honorable John T. Noonan, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Robert W. Sweet of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Jenny also serves as a Lecturer-in-Law at Columbia Law School, where she currently teaches courses on gender and sexuality law and legal writing.

Jenny holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fisk Stone Scholar, a Ms. JD Fellow, and received the Louis Henkin Outstanding Note Award. She also holds a B.A. with honors from Wesleyan University and a M.A. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Jenny is fluent in Korean.