Rabbanit Judith Levitan

Advanced Kollel: Executive Ordination, Class of 2020

Levitan

Rabbanit Judith Levitan is a lawyer with over 15 years experience in the field of social justice. She currently works at Legal Aid NSW where she uses Human Centred Design to innovate and improve legal services for disadvantaged people. She holds degrees in Law and Social Work and also studied at Midreshet HaRova and Nishmat. Her honours thesis examined family violence in the Orthodox Jewish community and she was a founding member of the Jewish Alliance Against Family Violence. Rabbanit Judith lives in Sydney, Australia where she regularly represents the NSW Jewish community at interfaith events, runs women’s tefilah services and teaches bat mitzvah.

Available Writings

Title
Type
Category
Topic
Year
Power Hour of Torah: The Purim Edition
Multimedia; Dvar Torah
Video Divrei Torah; Panels and Discussions; Holiday
Purim
February 24, 2021
An Ancient Source for Modern Concepts of Justice
Dvar Torah
Vayikra
Emor
2018/5778
Losing and Finding Our Way
Dvar Torah
Devarim
Ekev
2019/5779
Rabbanit Judith Levitan - Eighth Annual Semikha Ceremony
Graduation Speeches
2020
Rabbanit Judith Levitan - Maharat's 8th Annual Semikha Ceremony 2020
Multimedia
Graduations
Eighth Semikha Ceremony
June 9, 2020

In the News

Title
Publication
Published
Mazal tov Rabbanit Levitan!
The Australian Jewish News
May 21, 2020
Meet Sydney’s First Woman to Become an Orthodox Rabbi
J-Wire
May 20, 2020

Books