Student, New York Law School
Christine Garg is a law clerk based in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. She works with the private clients group and her practice focuses on individual clients and charitable organizations, as well as corporate transactions. She received a J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from New York Law School in 2011 where she was a Harlan Scholar affiliated with the Center for Professional Values and Practice, the Executive Notes and Comments Editor for the New York Law School Law Review, and a recipient of the Alfred L. Rose Award for Excellence. She received a B.A. in Philosophy and a Certificate in India Studies from the University of Pittsburgh in 2006.
During law school, Christine interned at Lawyers Alliance for New York and the Charities Bureau of the New York State Attorney General's Office.
Christine serves as a board member for Cents of Relief, Inc., a nonprofit organization that assists victims of human trafficking in India. In addition to nonprofit and charitable organizations law, Christine is interested in global trends in the legal profession. Her Note on the various affiliate relationships U.S. and U.K. law firms have formed with Indian law firms in light of India’s regulations against the foreign practice of law is being published in February 2012. Christine lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband Aneesh.