Jeanine Dames

Jeanine joined our team from the Career Development Office at Yale School of Management (SOM) where she was aSenior Associate Director and worked with MBA students pursuing careers across industries, particularly in consulting and marketing roles.In her role here at Yale Law School she will focus her counseling on alumni, business and other alternative career paths, and LLMs.

Prior to joining SOM, Jeanine was a member of the Career Planning Center at Fordham University School of Law, where she served as the Associate Director for LLM Career Services, the Associate Director for Alumni Career Services, and the Manager of Legal Recruiting.Prior to joining Fordham, Jeanine was the Assistant Director of Career Services at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.As a member of NALP, Jeanine has written articles on the importance of informational interviews and on targeting small and mid-size law firms.

Jeanine is a graduate of Cornell University and Fordham University School of Law where she was the Managing Editor of the Environmental Law Journal.Prior to her transition to career services, Jeanine was an associate in the real estate and environmental departments of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae and practiced in both their New York and Hartford offices.Jeanine also served as a pro bono attorney for the South Brooklyn Legal Services Foreclosure Remediation Program. Jeanine is a member of the Bar in New York and Connecticut, and the District of Connecticut.

Jeanine Dames
Contact Information
Director
(203) 432-1695
jeanine.dames@yale.edu