Nathalie Greenfield is an Associate Attorney and Mitigation Specialist at Phillips Black, Inc., a public interest law practice specializing in the defense of capitally sentenced persons. She has represented clients facing the death penalty across the US and in sub-Saharan Africa, working in state, federal, and international courts. Nathalie has expertise in women and gender nonconforming people’s capital cases, a topic on which she publishes and trains advocates in the US and internationally. She is also an Adjunct Professor at Cornell Law School, where she teaches on gender and human rights, and a consultant at the Center on Gender and Extreme Sentencing.
Prior to joining Phillips Black, Nathalie worked at Reprieve and the Cornell Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide, and she clerked for the Honorable Kermit V. Lipez on the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. She holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School, an MPhil from the University of Cambridge (UK) and a BA from the University of Warwick (UK).