Professor of Law
Areas of Expertise
- Civil Procedure
- Anti-Discrimination Law
- Equal Protection Law
- Public Interest Law Practice
- Stanford Law School, J.D., June 1995 Order of the Coif.
- Yale University, B.A. Cum Laude and with Distinction in Literature, May 1989.
Law Clerk to Judge David Tatel, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1995-1996.
Law Clerk to Justice John Paul Stevens, Supreme Court of the United States, 1996-1997.
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, 1997 -2001.
United States Senate Judiciary Committee, 2001-2003.
ACLU National Legal Department, Senior Consultant on Racial Justice 2003-2004.
Columbia Law School Kellis Parker Research Fellow, 2004- 2006.
Joined the Columbia faculty in 2006.