Sigalle Barness, Esq. is the Vice President of Content and a member of Lawline.com's Executive Team. Sigalle provides business strategy and leadership to the company and directly manages Lawline's accreditation, programming and production operations. Sigalle also analyzes market trends and applies insights to develop and execute written and video content including online educational programming, email marketing, social media campaigns, press releases, blog articles and large scale live events.
Sigalle graduated summa cum laude from Rutgers University and holds a B.A. in English. She received her J.D. in 2010 from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York, NY. Sigalle is admitted to practice in both New York and New Jersey. She is also an active member of the Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA), former Co-Chair of the ACLEA Programming SIG from 2013 - 2015 and current Co-Chair for the National Provider SIG.
Before joining Lawline in March 2012, Sigalle litigated civil claims in areas such as landlord tenant, breach of contract and tax lien and mortgage foreclosures actions. She also handled transactional matters such as drafting residential and commercial leases, demand letters, client conflict waivers and various other agreements.
Sigalle is an avid lover of music, video games, blogging, asking questions and all things food. She is also fluent in Hebrew and enjoys writing fiction, traveling and scuba diving. Click here to see Sigalle’s online resume.