Kaylin L. Whittingham
Additionally, Kaylin served as Board member on the Board of Directors at Unique People Services, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving individuals with developmental disabilities, mental illness, and HIV/AIDS. She is a New York State Bar Foundation Fellow. Guided by her mantra: “Inspire. Empower. Engage.”—Kaylin advocates for women rights, immigrants, victims of domestic violence, and the mentally ill.
She is featured in the Book and World Exhibit—”200 Women: Who Will Change The Way You See The World”; and is the recipient of the 2016 Black Women of Influence (BWOI) Trailblazer Award, 2017 Association of Black Women Attorneys Achievement Award; 2018 National Bar Association Presidential Award and the 2020 National Top 100 Black Lawyers.
Kaylin is admitted in New York, New Jersey, and the United State District Court of New Jersey.
*Association of Black Women Attorneys (ABWA)
*New York City Bar Association
– CHAIR, Professional Discipline Committee (2017-2020)
– Council on the Profession (2017-2020)
– Taskforce on Litigation Funding (2018-Present)
– Minorities in the Profession Committee (2010 -2016)
*New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
• CO-CHAIR, Committee for Bar Leaders (2020-Present)
• Professional Ethics Committee (2015-2018)
*New York State Bar Foundation
*National Bar Association (NBA)
*Network of Bar Leaders (NOBL)
*American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
• Ethics Compendium Board Advisor (2016 – 2018)
*Black Women of Influence (BWOI)
*2020 Top 100 National Black Lawyers
*2018 National Bar Association Presidential Award
*2017 Association of Black Women Attorneys Achievement Award
* 2016 Black Women of Influence (BWOI) Trailblazer Award
*National Bar Association
*Network of Bar Leaders
*Unique People Services (Non-profit)
*Association of Black Women Attorneys (Non-profit)
United District Court of New Jersey
University of the West Indies, B.A. Literature
City University of New York, B.A. Economics
Northeastern University School of Law, J.D.
200 Women: Who will change the way you see the world. (Featured)