Amreeta Mathai

Amreeta Mathai is a Staff Attorney with the ACLU’s Racial Justice Program, where she specializes in Debtors’ Prison and Indigent Defense work.


Prior to joining the ACLU, Amreeta was a Team Leader and staff attorney at the Bronx Defenders where she managed an interdisciplinary, holistic team of advocates in criminal, civil, family and immigration defense.

Amreeta has also served as a Lecturer-in-Law in the clinical program at Columbia Law School where she lectured on holistic public defense.