Martha Kinsella


Martha Kinsella is Counsel in the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice. Prior to joining the Brennan Center, she was a trial attorney at the National Labor Relations Board, conducting enforcement litigation. Previously, she was a policy advisor at the agency. During her tenure at the National Labor Relations Board, she served as grievance chair of her union and received two agency awards for her pro bono work. Prior to her federal service, she worked as a voting rights attorney with Organizing for America in New Hampshire. She began her legal career as a law clerk to Judge Philip Carchman of the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court. Ms. Kinsella received her law degree from New York University School of Law, a master’s degree from Northwestern University, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Chicago.