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Ora Sheinson
Ora Sheinson

Ora Sheinson is a founding board member of Canfei Nesharim, an environment attorney and the mother of four. Ora has pursued the intersection of environmental activism and Halacha from her days in University at Stern College. While in Columbia Law School, Ora published a paper in the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, discussing the laws of Harchakat Nezkin and how those laws relate to modern American environmental and property laws. After graduating Columbia, she worked in New York City for several AM 100 law firms. She continues to lecture in communities across the east coast on Tu B'shvat and other environmental issues, and has been quoted in several Jewish newspapers.

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