Diane Rosenfeld is a Lecturer on Law and Director of the Gender Violence Program at Harvard Law School. Previously, Rosenfeld served as the Senior Counsel to the Violence Against Women Office of the U.S. Department of Justice. She also served as an Executive Assistant Attorney General in Illinois, where her work focused on women’s rights, environmental enforcement, and the ethics of government attorneys. Rosenfeld’s transformative policy work is changing the systems that have allowed violence against women to continue. She has been instrumental in the national efforts to use Title IX to address sexual assaults on college campuses and to prevent domestic violence homicide through high-risk case management teams and GPS monitoring of offenders.
Rosenfeld holds a J.D. and earned her LL.M. from Harvard Law School.