William Fernholz

  • Lecturer in Residence
    Director, Appellate Program
  • wfernholz@law.berkeley.edu
  • Tel: 510-643-4447
  • 428 Boalt Hall (North Addition), Berkeley, CA 94720 MC:7200

Bill Fernholz received his J.D. from Boalt Hall, where he served as senior executive editor of the California Law Review during his third year. He practiced plaintiff-side poverty and civil rights law for seven years as a staff attorney for California Indian Legal Services and as an associate at Rosen, Bien & Asaro. Fernholz joined the law school faculty in 2000.


B.A., Carleton College (1989)
J.D., UC Berkeley (Boalt Hall) (1993)