Jill Backer

Assistant Dean in the office of Career and Professional Development

Jill Backer was a criminal defense attorney in Chicago before going into legal sales. Upon return to her native New York in 2002, she took a job at Brooklyn Law School where she built one of the first employer outreach programs in the nation. Jill spent 12 years at Brooklyn Law School.

She has been the Chair of the National Association for Law Placement's employer outreach section; and has been the Assistant Dean at Pace Law School’s office of Career and Professional Development since 2014. Jill is a graduate of Marquette University and Quinnipiac University School of Law.

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