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Esther Macner

Esther Macner is a New York attorney who practices Divorce and Family Law, with an expertise in the juxtaposition of Rabbinic Courts with secular law. She is a member of the Agunah Task Force of JOFA (Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance) and has practiced as an attorney/advocate in various Rabbinic Courts in New York. She is a graduate of Hebrew University in Israel, and has an MA in Bible from the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York.

Why Jewish Women Should Not Marry

Identity and Responsibility, MCLE-Eligible

The 'Halachic Pre-nup' and why Jewish women should not get married without one. How do these pre-nups function in Jewish Law and in American Law? Israeli law? Will it solve the crises of the “Agunah”?