Elizabeth Joynes
Adjunct Professor of Law

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023


Elizabeth Joynes is Associate Counsel at LatinoJustice PRLDEF.  Elizabeth joined LatinoJustice as a Skadden Fellow in September 2010 to coordinate the Latinas At Work (LAW) Project.  The LAW Project seeks to stop the exploitation of Latina immigrant workers on Long Island through collaboration with partner organizations in the community.

Elizabeth graduated from Fordham Law School, where she was a Stein Scholar in Public Interest Law and Ethics and earned the Joseph R. Crowley Award for academic achievement and commitment to community service and the Ann Moynihan Award for outstanding performance in Fordham Law School's Clinical Program.  Prior to law school, Elizabeth lived in Quito, Ecuador, where she worked with the Cofan to promote and protect indigenous rights.  Elizabeth received her BA from the University of Pennsylvania in Philosophy, Politics & Economics.