Anna M. Hershenberg
Vice President of Programs and Public Policy
Anna Hershenberg is the Vice President of Programs and Public Policy of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution ("CPR"). Prior to joining CPR, Anna served as counsel in the Litigation Department at Herrick Feinstein LLP, where she focused her practice on complex commercial litigation, employment-related matters and resolving business disputes through the use of alternative dispute resolution. At Herrick, Anna introduced and coordinated a successful pro bono partnership with Sanctuary for Families, New York's leading advocate for survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking and related forms of gender violence. In 2015, Anna was awarded the Milton Mollen Pro Bono Award for her exemplary leadership in advocating for victims of domestic violence.
Prior to joining Herrick, Anna served as a law clerk in the Eastern District of New York for the Honorable Kiyo A. Matsumoto and the Honorable David G. Trager. Anna began her career as a litigation associate at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP.
Anna is a member of the Federal Bar Council's Inn of Court and a member of the New York and New Jersey state bars. Anna has authored numerous articles, including most recently co-authoring "Why You Should Always Mediate," published in Inside, the New York State Bar Association’s Corporate Counsel Section publication.
Prior to her legal career, Anna worked as a producer at a new media company based in Soho, New York City.
Anna graduated summa cum laude from Brooklyn Law School and summa cum laude from the Schreyer Honors College at the Pennsylvania State University.