Adam Mansky
Adjunct Professor of Law

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

Adam Mansky is director of operations for the Center for Court Innovation, a non-profit that serves as the independent research and development arm of the New York State court system and provides technical assistance to state and local governments across the U.S. and internationally. In this role, Adam supervises operations of the Midtown Community Court and the Red Hook Community Justice Center and the Center’s technology and research departments. He has advised the British government in the successful development of Liverpool Community Justice Centre and is completing a feasibility study on adapting the community court model for the Newark (New Jersey) Municipal Court. Adam is also currently coordinating a national policy inquiry into failure in criminal justice reform and has recently co-authored a related article, “Trial and Error: Failure and Innovation in Criminal Justice Reform.” From 1997 to 2002, he helped plan and then served as the first project director of the Red Hook Community Justice Center. Prior to joining the Center for Court Innovation, Adam practiced corporate law at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and securities litigation at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York. Adam received a B.A. with distinction from the University of Michigan and graduated cum laude with a J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1992.


New York University School of Law, cum laude, J.D., 1992