Emma Caterine is a writer with ten years of experience working within economic justice, feminist, LGBTQ, and racial justice movements. Her current focuses are consumer debt, the New York Health Act campaign, and labor organizing in gendered workplaces.

After graduating from the College of William & Mary, she worked with sex worker advocacy group Red Umbrella Project on the use of condoms as evidence of prostitution and the New York Human Trafficking Intervention Courts. She then worked for Sylvia Rivera Law Project doing advocacy and policy work around incarcerated trans and gender nonconforming people.


She enrolled in CUNY School of Law in the fall of 2015. She has interned with:

  • New Economy Project
  • Dr. Jillian Weiss, P.C.
  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Enforcement
  • New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) in their Consumer Protection Unit.

She currently works at Kasell Law Firm and serves on the NYC Bar’s Civil Court Committee. She is on the Organizing Committee of the DSA NYC Socialist Feminist Working Group and keeps an active blog looking at legal issues from a socialist feminist perspective. Her personal mission is to give the most marginalized people the tools to make a more equal and democratic world.