Lisa Zucker is a Senior Attorney for Legislative Affairs at the New York Civil Liberties Union and currently works on issues related to workers’ rights and economic justice. Lisa has over 30 years of experience in civil rights and civil liberties practice. Prior to coming to the NYCLU, Lisa was the Legal Director of the ACLU of New Jersey, a staff attorney at the Reproductive Freedom Project of ACLU National, and an adjunct professor of law at Rutgers Law School and New York Law School.
A member of the Justice for Farmworkers Coalition since 2013, Lisa played an active role in policy analysis, lobbying, and ultimately passage of the Farmworker Fair Labor Practices Act in June 2019. Lisa holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois, a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, and served as a law clerk for the Hon. Frank Battisti, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio.