Jaimee is a staff attorney in NYLAG’s Matrimonial & Family Law Unit where she represents domestic violence victims in custody, visitation, family offense, child and spousal support, and matrimonial cases. Most recently she had had the pleasure of working as Court Attorney to the Honorable Judith Waksberg in Kings County Family Court. Additionally, she has served as a member of the First Department 18-b panel, a prosecutor for ACS and as an attorney representing primarily formerly incarcerated fathers with the Fortune Society. Ms. Nelsen has been as a legal consultant for child support policy reform and legislation at the David Rothenberg Center for Public Policy and HRA and presented at the first New York State Fatherhood Conference.
Ms. Nelsen received her Juris Doctorate from the City University of New York School of Law and her Ed.M. from Harvard University.