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Kim Tignor

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Kim Tignor  is the Executive Director for the Institute for Intellectual Property & Social Justice and former Policy Director for the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. Her expertise includes free expression, tech innovation, diversity in media, civil rights and judicial integrity.

Throughout her career, Kim has focused on legal issues surrounding underprivileged persons and advancing the causes of equality and social justice. She is particularly well-versed in working across multicultural issues and topics of key interest to activists and artists of color. Her impressive legal experience spans from directing policy at the Institute for Intellectual Property and Social Justice to coordinating state and national level pipeline and advocacy efforts for Presidential judicial nominees at the Lawyers’ Committee and National Bar Association.