Katherine Lin

Katherine Lin joined East Bay Community Law Center as a Housing Staff Attorney and Clinical Supervisor in 2019. Prior to joining EBCLC, she was a litigation fellow at the ACLU of Northern California where she worked on a wide variety of issues, including criminal, economic, and reproductive justice cases. From 2015-2016, she clerked for the Honorable Dorothy W. Nelson on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She is a former associate at the law firm of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr.

During law school, Katherine was a member of the Stanford Criminal Defense Clinic, where she tried a multi-day jury trial that resulted in a hung jury and eventual dismissal of the most serious charge against her client. She also interned at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of New York.


J.D., Stanford Law (2014)