Hannah Berkowitz, Staff Attorney
Hannah joined Legal Council is 2018 through an Equal Justice Works Fellowship sponsored by Barack, Ferrazzano, Kirschbaum, and Nagelberg, LLP/BFKN Foundation and Anonymous. As part of Legal Council's children and families program, Hannah started an early start legal partnership (ESLP) with the Children’s Place Association’s Head Start program. This project aims to improve child well-being and family stability while also ensuring kindergarten readiness, which includes lowering rates of school absences, promoting early learning engagement, and attending to the barriers and social issues families in poverty deal with every day. Hannah has extensive experience in law and education. She earned her B.S. in Special Education from Vanderbilt University and her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School.