Martha Hausman

Martha is an attorney, negotiator and mediator specializing in clergy contract negotiations. With rabbis in her family, her expertise comes from personal and professional experience and training! Previous to her 10 years in this business she practiced law in Washington and New York, with a concentration in litigation. Her law degree is from Georgetown University and she has a Masters in Jewish Studies from the Jewish Theological Seminary and a B.A. from Vassar College.


  • Representation of Clergy in contract negotiations
  • Consultation and coaching for clergy negotiating their own contracts
  • Training in negotiation skills for clergy
  • Conflict prevention coaching
  • Facilitation and mediation for groups in conflict or transition