Karen Desoto, a resident of New Jersey has been a tremendous inspiration to women who want to bring about a change. Her zeal to outperform has made her a role model for young women not just in Jersey, but around the world.
Playing Multiple Roles Successfully
A lawyer by profession, today, she is an activist, humanitarian, advocate, TV legal analyst and a university professor. Karen holds a Juris Doctorate and a Masters of Law degree. Her career began as a public defender in Somerset New Jersey and then progressed as a Prosecutor in Hunterdon County. She has also been a lawyer at a private practice before she began her own Institute for Dispute Resolution where she is a visiting professor. She has been awarded and felicitated for her various efforts and contributions towards the society.
Giving Back to the Community
Karen Desoto is the perfect example of an established woman who is not just all about success, but also about giving it back. She dedicatedly devotes her time and energy to serve the society by taking up Pro Bono cases, acting as a mentor and activist, focusing on civil and workplace discrimination rights and serving on the Board of various non-profit organizations in NJ. She also takes up cases that highlight racial issues in the country for the Hispanic community.
Karen Desoto is a living example of a woman that can have it all and do it all. While she is a force to be reckoned with in the legal sector, she is also a renowned TV legal advisor, a helpful activist and an awarded Humanitarian.