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Lindsay Sturges Saffouri

Title: Lecturer in Residence; Director, First-Year Skills Program
Tel: 510-643-2323
Fax: 510-642-3856
Email Address: lsaffouri@law.berkeley.edu

FSU Contact: Roxanne Livingston

Lindsay Sturges Saffouri heads a faculty of experienced legal skills instructors as Director of the First-Year Skills Program. Lindsay earned her J.D. at Hastings College of the Law, where she was an articles editor for the West-Northwest Journal of Environmental Law. She earned her undergraduate degree in political science from UCLA. While a law student, Lindsay clerked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Echeverria, a plaintiffs'-side litigation firm. During her third year, she externed full-time for Judge Claudia Wilken of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California.

After graduating, Lindsay practiced at Taylor & Co. Law Offices, a boutique civil litigation firm. Her work there focused on all aspects of pre-trial and post-trial practice. Simultaneously, she taught part-time as an Adjunct Professor at Hastings College of the Law. She is a member of the Bar of California, and a member of the Legal Writing Institute, the Association of Legal Writing Directors, and the Legal Writing and Reasoning section of the American Bar Association.

Education:

B.A., UC Los Angeles (1991)
J.D., UC Hastings (1997)

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