Rebecca Neubauer is entering her first year on the YLD Board. She has been part of JUF's young lawyers group since starting law school, currently serves as the Social Action Committee Co-Chair and recently completed the Gesher Program. Rebecca grew up in Buffalo Grove, IL and graduated for the University of Wisconsin with an undergraduate degree in political science and middle eastern studies. Judaism has always been a large part of Rebecca's life between working at the Hillel in Madison, spending her summers attending Blue Star Camp, and having Shabbat dinners with friends and family. Rebecca moved back to Chicago after college and started working for Romanucci and Blandin while attending Chicago-Kent for law school. Rebecca continues to work as a Plaintiff's trial attorney with a primary focus on medical malpractice and nursing home negligence. Rebecca spends her free time going to concerts, traveling and visiting friends and practicing yoga as much as she can. Rebecca collects vinyl records, loves to read, bike ride and explore new parts of Chicago.