Susan Kane

Susan Kane

Interim General Counsel, Drug Policy Alliance

Susan Kane is the Interim General Counsel for Drug Policy Alliance. Susan is also a member of the Board of Directors of Human Rights Watch and co-chairs its Policy Committee.  In addition, Susan co-chairs Human Rights Watch's New York Committee and sits on advisory committees for HRW’s US Program and Women’s Rights Division. Susan was formerly a Board member of The Door, a youth development organization in New York City. In addition, Susan previously worked as a commercial litigation attorney, most recently at Latham & Watkins, and served as a clerk with the Hon. Richard K. Eaton at the United States Court of International Trade. She received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She lives in New York City with her two daughters.