Founder and President, The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center
Martina Vandenberg is president of The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center. As a law partner at Jenner & Block, she represented victims of human trafficking pro bono. A former Human Rights Watch researcher, Vandenberg spearheaded investigations into human rights violations in the Russian Federation, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Uzbekistan, Kosovo, Israel, and Ukraine. She authored the first published report documenting trafficking in Israel and two reports on forced prostitution in Bosnia and Herzegovina and rape as ethnic cleansing in Kosovo. Vandenberg has testified before Congress and trained more than 900 attorneys to handle trafficking cases in the United States.