Laura Riley is the Director of the Clinical Program at Berkeley Law. She is an academic administrator and social justice attorney with experience in veterans law, disability, and women’s rights. Prior to joining the Clinical Program, she was associate professor of lawyering skills and assistant director of academic success at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law. There she developed and co-taught a Veterans Legal Practicum and co-chaired the DEI Faculty Committee. She has also worked as managing attorney for the Los Angeles County Bar Association, project director of Bet Tzedek Legal Services, staff attorney for California Women’s Law Center, staff attorney for Disability Rights Legal Center, and a clerk for the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Laura earned her B.A. from Barnard College, Columbia University and her J.D. from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law.
Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, Columbia University (2004)
Juris Doctorate, University of Southern California Gould School of Law (2010)