Renee Garcia

Senior counsel, PNC Bank

Elected to the IJ Board of Directors in June 2015, Renee Garcia is Senior Counsel at PNC Bank with a specialty in mortgage litigation.  She also serves on PNC Bank's Legal Department Pro Bono Committee.  Ms. Garcia received her J.D. from Harvard Law School where she was active with the Harvard Immigration Project, Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Environmental Law Review, and Women’s Law Association.  Prior to serving as Senior Counsel for PNC Bank, Ms. Garcia was an Associate with Hogan Lovells LLP and handled a variety of litigation and pro bono matters.  She has also held positions at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP, Lawyers for Children, Inc. and the Open Society Foundations' Office of General Counsel.  In addition to receiving her J.D. from Harvard Law School, Ms. Garcia graduated magna cum laude from Barnard College with a BA in psychology and European history.