Administrative Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 

Jodi Schwartz has been a Partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz since 1990 and is one of the world’s leading taxation lawyers. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association and serves on the boards of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. 

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is proud to be one of the first New York City firms to offer domestic partner health benefits and provides a variety of alternative work arrangements for its employees. The firm also partners with a variety of diversity organizations, including the Street Law Legal Diversity Pipeline Program, the Lavender Law Career Fair, and the Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Corporate Law Intern Program. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2019: Carrie Reilly; 2015: Albert Joseph Martinez; 2014: Sebastian Fain; 2013: DongJu Song; 2012: Karessa Cain; 2011: David K. Lam 

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2019: Monica Heinze, Elizabeth Ingriselli; 2018: Samantha Fang; 2017: Christina MaSamson Mesele

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2019: Raquel Begleiter; 2018: Akua Abu, Ellen Choe, Sasha Kawakami; 2017: Yasmina Abdel-Malek, Alexander Lewis, Tina Meng, Fabiola Urdaneta; 2016: Antonia Hyman, Leticia Quezada; 2015: Zaki Anwar, Sylvia Kim, Jason Kuo; 2014: Monica Bruzzio Galvez, Sahand Moarefy, Justin C. Nowell, Monica L. Smith; 2013: Alyssa Colbert, Catalina Santos; 2012: Walker Brumskine, Jillian Colbert, Celia Glass, Jenny Lin, Amarachukwu Osisioma, Natasha Rivera-Silber, Neal Sangal

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2012

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2016)


Member: Jodi Schwartz, Daniel Neff

Diversity Professionals: Kisha C. NunezCasey Matthew