Founding Advisory Board


Gillian Sorensen
Honorary Chair
Senior Advisor, United Nations Foundation


Peter Alderman
General Counsel, Americas at GoldenTree Asset Management LP


Michelle J. Anderson
Dean and Professor of Law, CUNY School of Law


Penelope Andrews
Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Cape Town


Hon. Jeffrey L. Bleich
Partner, Munger, Tolles & Olson


Dave Fields
CUNY Special Counsel to the Chancellor and University Dean


Adam Frankel
Vice President of External Affairs, Andela


Charles R. Halpern
Director, Berkeley Initiative for Mindfulness in Law, Berkeley Law


Bob Herbert
Journalist and Former Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times


Marge Hornblower
Former Executive Assistant to Ted Sorensen


Chris Jochnick
President and CEO, Landesa


Larry D. Johnson
Former United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs


Senator Bob Kerrey
Managing Director, Allen & Company


Michael Kaufman 
President, Pond Hill Ventures


Rubén Kraiem
Partner, Covington & Burling LLP


Gay McDougall
Mulligan Distinguished Visiting Professor of International Law,
Fordham University School of Law
Former United Nations Independent Expert on Minority Issues


Marco Masotti
Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP


L. Camille Massey
Founding Executive Director, Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice


Newton N. Minow
Senior Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP


Steven B. Rosenfeld
Of Counsel, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP


Michael Shtender-Auerbach
Senior Advisor, Albright Stonebridge Group


Jonathan Siegfried
Member of CUNY School of Law's Board of Visitors


Juliet Sorensen
Clinical Assistant Professor of Law,
Northwestern Law's Center for International Human Rights


Philip Sorensen
Retired Rural Attorney and Writer


Mark Tashkovich
Chief Executive Officer, Alta Capital Partners

Gillian Sorensen meets with Sorensen Center Fellows and Staff

Honorary Advisory Board Chair Gillian Sorensen meets with Sorensen Center Fellows and Staff (Executive Director Camille Massey, Katherine Naples-Mitchell, Nora Hirozawa, Megan Lunch, Gillian Sorensen, Guillermina Passa-Quevedo, Navid Khazanei, Shoshana Brown, Research Assistant Radha Desai, Support Staff Paul Cabrera).

Steven B. Rosenfeld

Advisory Board Member Steven B. Rosenfeld receives an honorary degree on May 15, 2015, presented by Dean Michelle Anderson.

Gay McDougall

Advisory Board Member Gay McDougall in conversation with students as part of the Sorensen Center’s “Critical Voices” series.

Rubén Kraiem and Rebecca Bratspies

Advisory Board Member Rubén Kraiem in conversation with students as part of the Sorensen Center’s “Critical Voices” series with Professor Rebecca Bratspies presiding.