Desiree Jaeger-Fine is founder and principal of The Jaeger-Fine Group, a training institute for professional advancement in New York City. Desiree sold her first company, a professional online network for international law students, only two years after its launch. She is a member of the New York bar and has authored more than 120 articles and two books about professional development and the U.S. Master of Laws degree. Desiree frequently lectures across the U.S. and around the world, including in Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, France, Germany, Mexico, and Spain.
Desiree holds law degrees from both the University of Bonn (Germany) and Fordham Law School in New York from which she graduated cum laude with a master degree in Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law.
Desiree serves as Chair of the New York City Bar Association's Law Student Perspectives Committee and is an active member of the National Association for Law Placement and the Career Advancement and Management Committee of the New York City Bar Association. She is past Co-Chair of the American Bar Association's Law Student, LLM, and New Lawyer Outreach Committee and past Vice-Chair of the ABA's Young Lawyer's Interest Network.