Chairman
Literary Agent

Morton Janklow is one of the country’s most powerful literary agents, representing bestselling authors, National Book Award and Pulitzer...

Chairman
Literary Agent

Lynn Nesbit grew up in Dundee, Illinois and graduated from Northwestern University with a B.A. in Speech. She attended the Sorbonne and the...

General Counsel
Head of Legal and Business Affairs
Managing Director

A native of Brooklyn, Bennett Ashley received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles and a J.D. from the...

Managing Director
Literary Agent

Luke Janklow represents an eclectic list of authors with multiple talents ranging from imaginative storytelling to broadcasting, cooking, politics...

Managing Director
Literary Agent

Anne Sibbald found her professional home as an agent. Anne’s interests are broad, but quintessentially encompass the classic “good read...

Managing Director
Head of Foreign Rights
Literary Agent

Cullen Stanley joined Janklow & Nesbit Associates in 1991 and was named Head of Foreign Rights in 1997. Managing the foreign rights department...

Chief Financial Officer
Chief Information Officer

Dmitri Chitov joined Janklow & Nesbit Associates in 2007 after working at several law firms and in the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President...

Agents

Vice President
Literary Agent

PJ Mark moved to NYC in 1990 and used his student loans to start a literary journal to publish his friends. He began his career as an international...

Literary Agent

A native of Los Angeles, California, Kirby attended Harvard-Westlake high school then went to Pomona College where he was a PPE (Philosophy,...

Literary Agent

Paul Lucas joined the Janklow & Nesbit Associates legal department in 2007. He first started representing authors in 2011 and is now eagerly...

Literary Agent

Richard Morris has been with Janklow & Nesbit Associates since 1998 representing narrative nonfiction and literary fiction. He is particularly...

Literary Agent

I went to work for Gillon Aitken the day his agency uncoupled from Andrew Wylie’s, and enjoyed a thrilling literary initiation, faxes flying...

Foreign Rights

Director, Foreign Rights

With an M.A. in Linguistics and Literature from the University of Amsterdam, Cecile Barendsma arrived in the United States in 1993 to attend the...

Director, Foreign Rights

Stephanie Koven started her career in publishing as Assistant Editor of Grand Street magazine in 1993. She left two years later to join Alfred A....

Director, Foreign Rights

After obtaining a B.A. degree in Dramatic Literature, Theater History and Cinema from NYU and starting her publishing career at Sanford J....

Foreign Rights Contracts Coordinator

Jared Barron started his publishing career in 2003 working in several departments at Random House, Inc., New York before specializing in subsidiary...

Business & Legal Affairs

Senior Counsel

Stefanie Lieberman joined the agency in 2005 after practicing intellectual property law at The Guggenheim Museum; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton...

Contracts Director

Michael Steger joined Janklow & Nesbit Associates in 2000. He became Contracts Director in 2004 and is proud to continue the agency’s...