JSP Student Profile

Justin O'Neill

Year: 3rd Year Grad Student - JSP

Email: joneill@berkeley.edu


J.D.; University of California, Irvine; 2015 (summa cum laude)
B.A.; University of California, Irvine; 2007 (magna cum laude)


Law and Sexuality
Sociology of Law
Feminist Legal Theory
Family Law


2014 — Microsemi/Peterson Fellowship, UC Irvine Center for Law, Society, and Culture
2012 — Student Involvement Scholarship, UC Irvine LGBT Resource Center

Academic Experiences:

Graduate Student Instructor
- Law and Sexuality, Spring 2017 (for Professor Sonia Katyal)
- Sociology of Law, Fall 2016 (for Professor Lauren Edelman)

Graduate Student Researcher
- Evaluating Equity in Faculty Hiring Project, 2016-2017 (for Professor Catherine Albiston)

Law Student Researcher
- Professor Jane Stoever, 2015 (projects on domestic and intimate partner violence)
- Professor Douglas NeJaime, 2014-2015 (projects included research on LGBT family law and religious liberty)
- Professor Rick Hasen, 2013-2015 (projects on a wide variety of topics related to election law and legislation)

Employment Experiences:

Student Attorney, UC Irvine Domestic Violence Clinic (Fall 2014)
Gleason-Kettle Fellow, The Williams Institute for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law, UCLA (Summer 2014)
Summer Law Clerk, National Center for Lesbian Rights (Summer 2013)