Please join the conversation with Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Jill Karofsky on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. (CST). You can access the live talk here: Attendee Link.
Justice Jill Karofsky was elected to the Wisconsin Supreme Court on April 7, 2020. Leading up to her election, Justice Karofsky has been a dedicated advocate for victims and the rights of all residents of Wisconsin. She previously served as executive director of the Wisconsin Office of Crime Victim Services, worked as an Assistant Attorney General, serving as the state’s Violence Against Women resource prosecutor, and as deputy district attorney in Dane County, prosecuting felonies and misdemeanors. She also worked as general counsel for the National Conference of Bar Examiners, and as an adjunct professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School, teaching about victims in the criminal justice system and trial advocacy.
Justice Karofsky received the Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault’s “Voices of Courage Award” and was named the Wisconsin Victim/Witness Professional Association’s “Professional of the Year.” She currently serves on the Wisconsin Judicial Education Committee and chairs the Violence Against Women STOP Grant committee. She previously co-chaired the Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Response Team and served on the Governor’s Council on Domestic Abuse, the WI Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board, the Wisconsin Crime Victims Council, and the Dane County Big Brothers/Big Sisters Board of Directors.
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