Workshop Session A3:

Encountering Human Trafficking  

(CME: Interpersonal Violence )

Speaker

MaryAnn Aiyer  

Mediation Services Coordinator, 

Florida Fifth Circuit 

MaryAnn Aiyer currently serves as the Mediation Services Coordinator for the Florida Fifth Circuit, Hernando County. She also serves as a county mediation trainer. As part of her law school program, MaryAnn worked with the Mumbai High Court officers researching trafficking of women and children in Maharashtra, India. She authored the research work, Legal Response to Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Women and Children in Maharashtra, India. This work focuses on the use of public interest litigation to bring about the reform of India's law as it concerns victimized women and children.