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Jordana Confino


Adjunct Professor of Law

Director of Professionalism and Special Projects
Telephone: 646-346-5108
Office: 8-118
Jordana Alter Confino joined Fordham Law School in summer 2019 as the Director of Professionalism and Special Projects in the Office of Academic Affairs.  In that role, Jordana is responsible for overseeing the 1L house system and developing additional programs to promote student wellness and professionalism.  Jordana also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law, co-teaching Peer Mentoring and Leadership and overseeing the upper-year peer mentorship program.

Prior to joining Fordham, Jordana served as the Assistant Director of Academic Counseling and Acting Clerkship Advisor at Columbia Law School, where she continues to co-teach the Federal Appellate Court Externship.  Jordana previously clerked for the Honorable Robert D. Sack on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and for the Honorable Paul A. Engelmayer on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Jordana is Vice Chair of the Law Firm/Law School Collaboration Work Group of the National Association for Law Placement's Well-Being Interest Group.  She is also an active member of the Law School Assistance Committee of the ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs and the New York City Bar Association’s Mindfulness & Well-Being in Law Committee.  Jordana earned a Certification in Applied Positive Psychology from the New York Open Center in 2018.


• Peer Mentoring and Leadership


• Yale Law School, J.D.
• Yale University, BA