Courtney Lesskis, Esq.
Director of Briefs and Communications
As the Director of Policy and Communications for The Policy Circle, Courtney manages the development and execution of The Policy Circle’s strategic communications and policy briefs. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and American Studies from Muhlenberg College and her Juris Doctorate from New York Law School. She is a licensed attorney in New York and Texas. She began her career in the litigation sector before transferring to media, where she applied her legal experience and expertise in leading television and digital news platforms – most recently as a legal analyst, senior researcher, and content producer. Courtney is fiercely committed to empowering women by providing them with the information and tools they need to enable them to become knowledgeable, engaged, confident, inspired, and impactful members of their communities and our democracy.