Vice-Director Bio

Diana-Marie Laventure

Diana-Marie Laventure is a Special Deputy Attorney General/Acting Assisting Prosecutor at the Union County Prosecutor’s Office. Prior to becoming a prosecutor, she clerked for the Honorable Michael L. Ravin, J.S.C. at the Essex County Superior Court. Diana-Marie currently serves as an American Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division (YLD) Disaster Legal Services Vice Director and Team Member of Diversity and Inclusion. She is also an YLD executive committee member of the New Jersey State Bar Association. Diana-Marie is a member of both the New Jersey and New York state bars.

Diana-Marie earned her B.A. (with honors) and M.A. in English Literature at St. John’s University. She earned her J.D. from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and graduated cum laude. While in law school, Diana-Marie was active in her school’s moot court competition and the Black Law Students Association.