Erin Smith '10
Interim Clerkship Advisor
Erin received her J.D. in 2010 from Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and an Articles Editor for the Columbia Law Review. She clerked for the Honorable Thomas P. Griesa in the Southern District of New York. Recently she was a Project Attorney with the Human Rights in the U.S. Project at Columbia Law School's Human Rights Institute. Prior to that, Erin served as a Revenue Watch Institute Fellow with the Human Rights Institute. Her research there was published through the Revenue Watch Institute (now the Natural Resource Governance Institute) in Enforcing the Rules: Government and Citizen Oversight of Mining. She has also served as a pro bono attorney through African Services Committee and Safe Passage Project, assisting young people with immigration petitions in the United States, including for asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. She holds a BS in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, magna cum laude.
Erin is currently available to 1L students (Class of 2019) for counseling appointments. To make an appointment with Erin, please do so using Symplicity.