Taegin Reisman is associate legal officer for international justice with the Open Society Justice Initiative. Based in the New York office, Reisman earned her undergraduate degree in International Affairs at Florida State University and her Juris Doctor at the University of Cincinnati College of Law where she served as a member of the University of Cincinnati Moot Court Honor Board.
During her final year in law school, she was the managing editor of Human Rights Quarterly. Prior to joining the Open Society Justice Initiative, she worked as a research assistant with the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights. In 2005, she spent a summer as a clerk with the High Court of Botswana under the direction of Justice Unity Dow.