Britt Burner, Esq. has been selected by Hofstra University School of Law and the Center for Children, Families and the Law in partnership with Long Island Business News as an Outstanding Woman in Law for 2017.
The Outstanding Women in Law distinction honors those who serve as role models for the next generation of women lawyers and judges. Today, women attorneys are represented in the highest echelons of the legal profession and the judiciary.
Britt was honored at the 2nd Annual Long Island Outstanding Women in Law reception held on April 25, 2017.
The Center for Children, Families and the Law was established in 2001 in response to the urgent need for more effective representation of children and families in crisis. Through innovative programs such as the Youth Advocacy Clinic and Juvenile Justice Practicum, and unique opportunities to participate in community service, public-policy projects and research, students are able to see how their studies apply in society, and simultaneously make a difference. The Center for Children, Families and the Law strives to provide Hofstra Law students with the tools they need to directly and effectively represent children and families in crisis. For more information, visit http://law.hofstra.edu/facultyandresearch/centers/ccfl/index.html.