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Clinical Faculty - The Mentoring Advantage

Harvard Law School has 13 Clinical Professors of Law and more than 60 Clinical Instructors and Fellows on staff, who are expert practitioners in their fields and passionately devoted to mentoring students in their professional development. The clinical faculty not only teach clinical courses but also carry active caseloads of their own. This practical experience is invaluable as they supervise and guide students in developing their own practice skills and client relationships. With the remarkable breadth of resources at Harvard, students are carefully matched by their practitioner-supervisors with cases that meet their skill levels and educational interests.

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Alphabetical Directory

In-House Clinics

Criminal Justice Institute

Kristin Muniz

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Criminal Justice Institute
Topics of Interest
: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Juvenile Law, Trial Advocacy, Mock Trial
Legal Experience: Prior to joining CJI, Kristin Muniz worked as a public defender for 11 years with the Committee for Public Counsel Services in Boston and Roxbury. She has represented indigent defendants, both juvenile and adult, in the district and superior courts of Massachusetts in charges ranging from trespass to homicide.  
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5116 | 617.496.9072 | kmuniz@law.harvard.edu

Lia Monahon

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Criminal Justice Institute
Topics of Interest: Juvenile Justice
Legal Experience: Prior to joining CJI, Lia Monahon served as a superior court trial attorney with the Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS), where she was the lead attorney in serious felony cases, and represented clients in all stages of criminal prosecution from arraignment through post-dispositional advocacy. She also served on the advisory committee for the “Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth,” where she guided strategic coordination of multi-state legislative efforts with constitutional challenge to juvenile life without parole (LWOP) before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5116 | 617.496.8143 | lmonahon@law.harvard.edu
 

Robert E. Proctor

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Criminal Justice Institute
Courses: Trial Advocacy Workshop, Introduction to Trial Advocacy
Topics of Interest: Criminal Law and Procedure; Civil Rights
Legal Experience: Robert Proctor has experience in private practice specializing in criminal defense. He has represented and consulted with clients in all phases of criminal proceedings from minor misdemeanors to serious felonies in District and Superior Courts in Massachusetts. He was also a member of Suffolk Lawyers for Justice and Middlesex Defense Attorneys bar advocate programs for over ten years providing legal representation for indigent defendants.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5116 | 617.496.8144 | rproctor@law.harvard.edu

Ronald Sullivan

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Criminal Justice Institute
Course: Criminal Procedure; Criminal Law
Topics of Interest: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, Criminal Law, Legal Ethics, Race
Legal Experience: Prior to teaching at Harvard, Ronald Sullivan served on the faculty of the Yale Law School, where, after his first year teaching, he won the law school’s award for outstanding teaching. He has also worked as a staff attorney, General Counsel and Director of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia. He represented hundreds of clients in thousands of matters, ranging from juvenile delinquency cases to first-degree murder cases.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5116 | 617.496.4777 | rsullivan@law.harvard.edu

Dehlia Umunna

Deputy Director and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Criminal Justice Institute
Topics of Interest: Criminal Law, Trial Advocacy, Clinical Teaching, Juvenile Justice
Legal Experience: Prior to joining CJI, Dehlia Umunna worked at the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia as a trial attorney. She represented indigent clients in cases that ranged from misdemeanor charges of theft, assault, and drug possession, to felony charges of narcotics distribution, firearms possession, armed robbery, kidnapping, child sexual abuse, rape and homicide.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5116 | 617.496.8143 | dumunna@law.harvard.edu
 
Cyberlaw Clinic

Christopher T. Bavitz

Clinical Professor of Law and Managing Director
Clinic: Cyberlaw Clinic
Courses: Music and Digital Media; Practical Lawyering in Cyberspace
Topics of Interest: Copyright/intellectual property law, internet and computer law, media law, entertainment law, civil litigation
Legal Experience: Christopher Bavitz has concentrated his practice on intellectual property and media law, particularly in the areas of music, entertainment, and technology.  Prior to joining the clinic, he served as a senior director of legal affairs for EMI Music North America.  From 1998-2002, he was a litigation associate at Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal and RubinBaum LLP / Rubin Baum Levin Constant & Friedman, where he focused on copyright and trademark matters.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 2nd Floor / WCC 3025 | 617.496.5155 | cbavitz@cyber.law.harvard.edu

Vivek Krishnamurthy 

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Cyberlaw Clinic
Topics of Interest: Privacy and data security, social responsibility, human rights
Legal Experience: Vivek Krishnamurthy clerked for the Hon. Morris J. Fish of the Supreme Court of Canada and later joined Foley Hoag LLP as an associate in its Corporate Social Responsibility and International Litigation practices, where he advised corporate clients on a range of business and human rights challenges and represented foreign governments and other clients in cases before domestic and international courts.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 2nd Floor / WCC 3025 | 617.384.9128 | vkrishnamurthy@cyber.law.harvard.edu

Dalia Topelson

Assistant Director and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Cyberlaw Clinic
Topics of Interest: Intellectual property, privacy, consumer protection online, technology transactions and digital content.
Legal Experience: Prior to joining Harvard Law School, Dalia Topelson worked as in-house counsel at Amazon.com. From 2004-2009, she worked as an associate in the New York law offices of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and DLA Piper LLP, focusing on intellectual property and technology issues.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 2nd Floor / WCC 3025 | 617.384.9269 | dtopelson@cyber.law.harvard.edu
 

Andy Sellars 

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Cyberlaw Clinic
Legal Experience: Andy Sellars studies Internet free speech and intellectual property matters.  He received his J.D. with high honors from the George Washington University Law School, where he was awarded the Peter D. Rosenberg Award for Patent and Intellectual Property Law and the Jan Jancin Award from the American Intellectual Property Law Association. During his summers in law school, he interned at Berkman’s Cyberlaw Clinic, working on a wide variety of intellectual property and cyberlaw matters.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 2nd Floor / WCC 3025 | 617.384.9128 | asellars@cyber.law.harvard.edu
 Education Law Clinic of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative 

Susan Cole

Founding Director
Clinic: Education Law Clinic of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative
Courses: Education Advocacy and Systemic Change: Children at Risk Clinical Workshop
Topics of Interest: Education, impact of trauma on learning, systemic change, school reform, children’s mental health
Legal Experience: Susan Cole is the founder of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative, a partnership between Harvard Law School and Massachusetts Advocates for Children.  Its goal is to ensure that children traumatized by exposure to violence and other forms of adversity succeed in school.  In addition she was a field attorney for National Labor Relations Board and an associate in a public interest firm.  
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4105 | 617.998.0107 | scole@law.harvard.edu

Michael Gregory

Assistant Clinical Professor of Law
Clinic: Education Law Clinic of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative
Courses: Education Advocacy & Systemic Change: Children at Risk Clinical Workshop A & B
Legal Experience: Michael Gregory is a co-author of a landmark report and policy agenda, Helping Traumatized Children Learn, and is also a co-author of Educational Rights of Children Affected by Homelessness and/or Domestic Violence, a manual for child advocates. In 2013, he was appointed by Governor Deval Patrick to serve on the Families and Children Requiring Assistance Advisory Board, a statewide panel that advises the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on the implementation of the reformed CHINS law.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4105 | 617.998.0108 | mgregory@law.harvard.edu

Katie Ryan 

Staff Attorney
Clinic: Education Law Clinic of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative
Legal Experience: Previously, Katie Ryan worked for the Child Advocacy Clinic at University of Virginia where she supervised students in casework involving issues of special education, school discipline, and juvenile justice. She also developed and ran a pro bono program that was a partnership between the University of Virginia School of Law, the Legal Aid Justice Center’s JustChildren program, and Virginia law firms.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4105 | 617.384.9269 | kryan@law.harvard.edu
Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic  

Wendy B. Jacobs

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
Courses: Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic Workshop; Problem Solving Workshop
Topics of Interest: Environmental Law, Administrative Law, Liability Regimes for Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Polices and Technologies for the Reduction of Air and Water Pollution, Financial and Other Incentives for Development of Renewable Power Sources, Quantification and Reduction of Environmental Risks, Due Diligence and Distribution of Environmental Liabilities in Corporate Transactions, Development of Contaminated Properties (brownfields), Enactment of Pollution Reduction Laws in Europe.
Legal Experience: Wendy Jacobs was a partner at Foley Hoag LLP, working exclusively on environmental matters involving federal and state environmental laws, government agencies and non-profit organizations, and private sector clients. She was also the manager of the law firm’s pro bono program, and prior worked as an appellate attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4119 | 617.496.3368 | wjacobs@law.harvard.edu

Shaun Goho

Senior Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic:  Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
Courses: Environmental Advocacy: Administrative Hearings/Working with Scientists: Seminar, Environmental Advocacy: Citizen Suits: Seminar
Topics of interest: Administrative Law, Environmental Law
Legal Experience: Shaun Goho was an associate attorney with Earthjustice and an associate with O'Melveny and Myers. 
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4119 | 617.496.5692 | sgoho@law.harvard.edu

Aladdine Joroff 

Clinical Instructor
Clinic:  Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
Legal Experience: Previously, Aladdine Joroff practiced environmental and land use law in the Boston offices of Beveridge & Diamond and Goodwin Procter, where her work included permitting, operating and regulatory compliance counseling, policy development advocacy and associated litigation in state and federal courts.  
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4119 | 617.496.5692 | ajoroff@law.harvard.edu
Food Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation 

Emily Broad Leib

Clinical Instructor, Lecturer on Law and Clinic Director of the Food Law and Policy Clinic
Deputy Director of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Clinic: Food Law and Policy Clinic
SPO: Mississippi Delta Project
Course: Food: A Health Law and Policy Seminar; Legal and Public Health Perspectives on Food Policy
Topics of Interest: Food law and policy, community development, access to health care, health disparities, human rights, economic development
Legal experience: Emily Broad Leib co-founded and directs the Food Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation. Previously, she spent two years in Clarksdale, Mississippi as the Joint Harvard Law School/Mississippi State University Delta Fellow, serving as Director of the Delta Directions Consortium.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3130 | 617.390.2590 | ebroad@law.harvard.edu
 

Ona Balkus

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Food Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Legal Experience: Ona Balkus was a clinical student for three semesters at Harvard Law School and led the food policy initiative for the Mississippi Delta Project . She was also a research assistant for the Food Law and Policy Clinic.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3130 | 617.390.2538 | obalkus@law.harvard.edu
 

Alli Condra

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Food Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Topics of Interest: Food and agricultural law and policy
Legal Experience: Alli Condra has written on food and agricultural topics for Food Safety News and the American Bar Association’s Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. She also spent a summer in Washington D.C. working as a legislative intern for Olsson Frank & Weeda and another summer as a policy consultant at the Iowa state office of USDA Farm Service Agency, working on crop insurance issues.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3130 | 617.390.2556 | acondra@law.harvard.edu
Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program   

Deborah Anker

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program
Courses: Immigration and Refugee Clinical Seminar, Immigration Law: Policy and Social Change
Topics of Interest: Refugee and asylum law, gender law, immigration
Legal Experience: Deborah Anker has taught Harvard law students for over 30 years. She is the author of a leading treatise, Law of Asylum in the United States. She was also chosen to be a fellow of the prestigious American Bar Foundation.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3103 | 617.384.8165 | danker@law.harvard.edu
 

Sabi Ardalan

Assistant Director and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program
Courses: Immigration and Refugee Clinical Seminar
Legal Experience: Sabi Ardalan clerked for the Honorable Michael A. Chagares of Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Raymond J. Dearie, Chief District Judge for the Eastern District of New York. She previously served as the Equal Justice America Fellow at The Opportunity Agenda and as a litigation associate at Dewey Ballantine LLP.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3103 | 617.384.7504 | sardalan@law.harvard.edu  
 

Phillip L. Torrey

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Crimmigration Clinic, Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program
SPO: Harvard Immigration Project
Legal Experience: Previously, Phil Torrey worked as an Attorney Fellow in the Immigration Unit of Greater Boston Legal Services and as a litigation associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.   
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3103 | 617.495.0638 | ptorrey@law.harvard.edu
 

Maggie Morgan 

Albert M. Sacks Clinical and Advocacy Fellow
Clinic: Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program
Legal Experience: Maggie Morgan is an alumna of the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic. Most recently she was a clinical fellow in the Health Law & Policy Clinic at Harvard Law School, working on national and state-based health law and policy initiatives to increase access to healthcare for low-income citizens. She also developed several projects focused on improving access to health care for immigrants in the United States.  Before that, Maggie clerked for the Honorable Nanette K. Laughrey of the Western District of Missouri.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3103 | 617.496.5497 | mmorgan@law.harvard.edu
 

John Willshire-Carerra

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (Greater Boston Legal Services)
Legal Experience: John Willshire-Carerra is a nationally known researcher and practitioner with numerous prominent, immigration and asylum litigation victories to his credit. In 1987, he directed the Ford Foundation national research and organizing project on implementation of Plyler v. Doe, the Supreme Court decision that established the right of all immigrant students to a public education in the United States. He has received the Dow-Gardner-Landrum Award for outstanding commitment to legal services to the poor and the annual legal services attorney award from the Massachusetts Bar Association, among others.
Contact: jwillshirecare@law.harvard.edu
 

Nancy Kelly

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (Greater Boston Legal Services)
Legal Experience: Previously, Nancy Kelly served as a Harvard Law School Human Rights Program Fellow. She initiated the nationally and internationally prominent Women Refugees Project, a centerpiece of the Clinic’s work. Among other honors, Ms. Kelly received the 2000 John G. Brooks Award of the Boston Bar Association for her work with refugee women and children, and for her teaching at the Clinic.
Contact: nkelly@gbls.org
Harvard Legal Aid Bureau

Esme Caramello

Clinical Professor of Law and Deputy Director
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Courses: Advanced Clinical Practice; Introduction to Advocacy: Skills and Ethics in Clinical Practice; Housing Law and Policy
Topics of Interest: Housing law and policy, poverty law, access to justice, legal ethics/legal profession
Legal Experience: Esme Caramello was a Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor of Law with the Housing and Consumer Protection Clinic at Suffolk Law School, and worked as a Clinical Instructor in the Housing Unit of the WilmerHale Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st floor | 617.495.4408 | ecaramello@law.harvard.edu
 

Maureen Jones Devine

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Legal Experience: Previously, Maureen Devine was counsel in the Family Law Department of Foley & Lardner LLP. She has over 18 years of private practice experience, representing individual litigants in all aspects of family law including domestic violence restraining orders, divorce, paternity, modification and contempt actions.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.495.5597 | mdevine@law.harvard.edu
 

Stephanie Goldenhersh

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Legal Experience: Prior to joining the Bureau, Stephanie Goldenhersh practiced for six years at the Legal Assistance Corporation of Central Massachusetts. She was also the project manager for the unit's U.S. Department of Justice grant under the Violence Against Women Act, which partnered with local battered women's service providers to ensure continuity of legal services to survivors of domestic violence. She also worked for Foley, Hoag & Eliot, LLP, where she participated in environmental litigation and pro bono advocacy for survivors of domestic violence.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.495.4408 | sgoldenhersh@law.harvard.edu
 

Lee Goldstein

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Courses: Trial Advocacy Workshop (Winter Term), Advanced Clinical Practice Seminar 
Legal Experience: From 1975 to date, Lee Goldstein has practiced law as part of a community law office in Central Square, representing tenants, workers, community and political groups. Lee recently assisted HLAB students in the formation of a Wage and Hour Practice Group. In 2008, with the assistance of law students, he drafted the Tenant Protection Act, signed into law by Gov. Patrick on August 7, 2010, which is the first comprehensive legislation to protect tenants in foreclosed property from eviction by foreclosing lenders.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.495.4408 | goldste@law.harvard.edu

David Grossman

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Courses: Introduction to Advocacy, Skills and Ethics in Clinical Practice, Advanced Clinical Workshop; Housing Law and Policy
Legal Experience: David Grossman has worked as a housing attorney representing low-income tenants and tenant groups both in private practice and in law school clinic settings. He was also a Clerk on the Supreme Court of Israel.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.384.5590 | dgrossman@law.harvard.edu
 

James Verner Moore

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Legal Experience: James has a solo litigation practice in Cambridge, working matters involving family law, personal injury, professional negligence, contracts, and commercial and residential leases.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.495.4408 | jvmoore@law.harvard.edu

Elizabeth Nessen

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Legal Experience: Previously, Elizabeth Nessen was an original partner at Community Lawyers. Her Bureau practice has focused on tenant’s rights and unemployment, while her private practice involves consumer rights litigation. She previously served as a staff attorney at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center from 1986-88.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.495.4408 | enessen@law.harvard.edu
 

Patricio Rossi

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.496.4143 | prossi@law.harvard.edu
 

Patricia Whiting

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Legal Experience: Previously, Patricia Whiting was a fellow and Clinical Instructor at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center practicing in the areas of housing law and consumer bankruptcy. She was also an associate at the Cambridge law firm of Pressman & Kruskal, where she worked on matters involving residential real estate, estate planning, and lead paint litigation.
Contact: 23 Everett Street, 1st Floor | 617.494.5592 | pwhiting@law.harvard.edu
Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program  

Robert Bordone

Thaddeus R. Beal Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program
Courses:
Advanced Negotiation: Multiparty Negotiation, Group Decision Making, and Special Dispute Management Processes; Spring Negotiation Workshop
Topics of Interest:
ADR, Dispute Resolution, Dispute Systems Design, Negotiation, Mediation
Legal Experience: Robert Bordone clerked for the Honorable George A. O'Toole, Jr. of the United States District Court for Massachusetts. He also worked at the Washington D.C.-based law firm of Crowell & Moring, the New York-based firm of Cravath, Swaine, & Moore, the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the Boston Consulting Group. He is a member of the bars of New York, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia.
Contact:
Pound 513 | 617.495.9194 | rbordone@law.harvard.edu
 

Rachel Viscomi 

Assistant Director and Lecturer on Law   
Clinic: Harvard Negotiation and Medication Clinical Program
Legal Experience: Previously, Rachel Viscomi was a principal in the Corporate Education Practice of Vantage Partners, working with Fortune 500 clients from a wide range of industries (energy, financial services, sales, pharmaceuticals, technology, and entertainment, among others). She has also taught conflict resolution sessions as part of UMass Boston’s Emerging Leaders Program, NALEO’s National Summit on the State of Latino Education, Amsterdam’s ADR Institute, the Citadel, and at the Military College of South Carolina. Rachel also practiced as a civil litigator with the law firm of Bingham McCutchen, LLP.
Contact: Pound 513 | 617.496.7109 | rviscomi@law.harvard.edu
 

Alonzo Emery

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Harvard Negotiation and Medication Clinical Program
Courses: Negotiation Workshop
Legal Experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Alonzo Emery served as an Assistant Professor of Comparative Jurisprudence at Renmin University of China Law School in Beijing. He also ran the Renmin University Disability Law Clinic, China’s first law school clinic dedicated exclusively to providing legal services to persons with disabilities. He has trained hundreds of civil society leaders, government officials, jurists and educators from China and the United States in negotiation and conflict resolution strategies.
Contact: Pound 513 | 617.496.7109 | aemery@law.harvard.edu
 

Heather Kulp 

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program
Topics of Interest: ADR, Dispute Systems Design, Negotiation, Mediation, Facilitation, Not-for-Profit Law, Housing Law
Legal Experience: Heather Kulp was a Skadden Fellow at the Resolution Systems Institute/Center for Conflict Resolution. She also worked as a mediator with Cook County Foreclosure Mediation Program and was a Pritzker Fellow with Northwestern Law.
Contact: Pound 516 | 617.495.9693 | hkulp@law.harvard.edu
 

Sara del Nido 

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Harvard Negotiation and Medication Clinical Program
SPO: Harvard Negotiators
Legal Experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Sara del Nido served as Advanced Training Director for the Harvard Mediation Program; research assistant to Professor Robert Bordone; and Online Executive Editor for the Harvard Negotiation Law Review.
Contact: Pound 513 | 617.496.7109 | sdelnido@law.harvard.edu
Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation   

Robert Greenwald

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic and Food Law and Policy Clinic
Courses: The Politics of Health; Food: A Health Law and Policy Seminar
Legal Experience: Robert Greenwald is a member of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS, the co-chair of the HIV Health Care Access Working Group, and a member of the board of the Bessie Tart Wilson Initiative for Children and the Technical Assistance Collaborative. He has also served as an advisor to the President’s National Commission on AIDS and the HRSA/CDC Community Advisory Board, and as a board member of the AIDS Action Council of Washington D.C., and the National Lesbian and Gay Bar Association.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3137 | 617.390.2584 | rgreenwa@law.harvard.edu
 

Sarah Downer

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Legal Experience: Sarah Downer was previously a Redstone Fellow at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center, working in the Family and Children's Law Practice Unit. She has also served as a Resident Tutor at Harvard College in the areas of GLBT Support, Sexual Assault/Sexual Harassment, and Pre-Law Advising. As a Clinical Instructor, she works on projects focusing on health and food law.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3027 | sdowner@law.harvard.edu

Malinda Ellwood

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Course: The Politics of Health
Topics of Interest: Access to health care, federal and state health care reform, public health
Legal Experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Malinda Ellwood spent two years as a legal services attorney and Coffin Fellow at Pine Tree Legal Assistance in Portland, Maine. She also clerked for Justice Jon D. Levy of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.  
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3130 | 617.390.2578 | mellwood@law.harvard.edu

Richard A. Johnston

WilmerHale Pro Bono Attorney
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Clinic
Legal Experience: Richard Johnston is a litigation partner at WilmerHale with extensive experience representing providers and businesses in the health care sector. He also has experience representing plaintiffs, pro bono, in class actions to obtain expanded access to health care services.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | richard.johnston@wilmerhale.com

Katherine L. Record

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Topics of Interest: Access to medicines, HIV prevention and treatment policy, mental health law, reproductive health, health disparities, health psychology
Legal experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Katherine Record worked at the O’Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law at Georgetown University, where she concentrated on public health law reform, firearms control, global preparation for pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent the transmission of HIV (PrEP), and the development of the legal portion of a genetics database.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2568 | krecord@law.harvard.edu
 

Amy Rosenberg

Associate Director of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Topics of Interest: Healthcare access, health disparities, HIV/AIDS law and policy, health-related stigma and discrimination, health literacy, community lawyering, legislative advocacy
Legal Experience: Amy Rosenberg was the first Albert Sacks Fellow at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center. She has also worked for the AIDS Action Committee as a Senior Public Policy & Legal Analyst and a Legal and Health Policy Consultant to state & federal agencies, community-based organizations, and universities.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2677 | arosenbe@law.harvard.edu
 

Carmel Shachar 

Staff Attorney
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Topics of Interest: Health policy, health care reform, health care reform implementation, medicare, Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act
Legal Experience: Carmel Shachar clerked for the Hon. Jacques L. Weiner, Jr. of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. She has also worked as an associate in the health care group of Ropes & Gray, LLP.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3027 | 617.390.2588 | cshachar@law.harvard.edu
 

Kathryn Garfield

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Health Law and Policy Clinic of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation
Topics of Interest: Health law and policy
Legal Experience: Kathryn Garfield has worked as a litigation associate and prior to that as a Ropes & Gray NAP Fellow for the health care group, Ropes & Gray, LLP.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3027 | 617.390.2554 | kgarfield@law.harvard.edu
 International Human Rights Clinic 
 

Fernando Delgado

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
Courses: Human Rights Advocacy and Criminal Justice
Legal Experience: Fernando Delgado has served as a Global Human Rights Fellow with Justiça Global and continues to be a collaborating attorney on their national prisons project. He also worked as an Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellow and a Henry Richardson Labouisse ’26 Fellow in the Americas and Children’s Rights Divisions of Human Rights Watch.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3117 | 617.496.4661 | fdelgado@law.harvard.edu

Anna Crowe

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
Topics of Interest: International humanitarian law, cluster munitions and civilian protection during war, disarmament, environment.
Legal Experience: Anna Crowe has worked as a research officer for Privacy International and as a Henigson Human Rights Fellow with the International Crisis Group. Anna is also an Enrolled Barrister and Solicitor for the High Court of New Zealand.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.384.5476 | acrowe@law.harvard.edu

Bonnie Docherty

Senior Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
Courses: The Promises and Challenges of Disarmament; Human Rights and the Environment
Topics of Interest: International humanitarian law, cluster munitions and civilian protection during war, disarmament, environment.
Legal Experience: Bonnie Docherty is also a senior researcher in the Arms Division of Human Rights Watch.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.496.7375 | bdocherty@law.harvard.edu

Susan Farbstein

Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Co-Director
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
Courses: Advanced Skills Training for Human Rights Advocacy; Transitional Justice in Southern Africa: A Comparative Perspective
Topics of Interest: Alien Tort Statute Litigation; Transitional Justice; Corporate Accountability; Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights 
Legal Experience: Susan Farbstein was a counsel in In Re: South African Apartheid Litigation; Mamani v. Sanchez Berzain; Wiwa v. Shell, and authored numerous amicus curiae briefs in Alien Tort Statute and Torture Victim Protection Act cases, including to the Supreme Court; transitional justice work in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Burma, and Thailand.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.495.4589 | sfarbstein@law.harvard.edu

Tyler Giannini

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Co-Director
Co-Director of the Human Rights Program
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
Courses: Advanced Skills Training for Human Rights Advocacy; Human Rights and the Environment: Clinical Seminar
Topics of Interest: Human Rights and the Environment; Business and Human Rights; Alien Tort Statute Litigation
Legal Experience: Tyler Giannini was counsel In Re: South African Apartheid Litigation; Mamani v. Sanchez Berzain; Doe v. Unocal, and authored numerous amicus briefs, including to the U.S. Supreme Court. He was Co-Director and Co-Founder of EarthRights International in Thailand and authored numerous human rights reports based on fact-finding investigations
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.496.7368 | giannini@law.harvard.edu
 

Deborah Popowski

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: International Human Rights Clinic
SPO: HLS Advocates for Human Rights
Course: Human Rights Advocacy and the United States 
Topics of Interest: Human rights, law and social movements, professional ethics, domestic implementation of international human rights norms
Legal experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Deborah Popowski was a Skirball Fellow at the Center for Constitutional Rights, where she supported the Guantanamo Global Justice Initiative and launched When Healers Harm, a campaign to hold health professionals accountable for torture. She has also worked with the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, the UN Committee Against Torture and Justice Global.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.495.0792 | dpopowski@law.harvard.edu

Mindy Roseman

Lecturer on Law and Academic Director of the Human Rights Program
Courses: International Reproductive/Sexual Health Rights: Reading Group
Legal Experience: Prior to joining HRP, Mindy Roseman was a staff attorney with the Center for Reproductive Rights in New York, in charge of its East and Central European program. She clerked for Judge John F. Grady, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District, IL, and was also an instructor in the Department of Population and International Health at Harvard School of Public Health, and a senior research officer at the International Health and Human Rights Program, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, where she researched and reported on a range of health and human rights issues.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3139 | 617.495.6912 | mroseman@law.harvard.edu
WILMERHALE LEGAL SERVICES CENTER 

Family and Domestic Violence Law Clinic 

Nnena E.J. Odim

Senior Clinical Instructor, Lecturer on Law and Clinic Associate Director
Clinic: Family and Domestic Violence Law Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Course:Family, Domestic Violence and LGBT Law: Litigating in the Family Courts Clinical Seminar
Legal Experience: Nnena Odim practices in all aspects of domestic relations and family mediation. While in law school, she was the coordinator of the National Lawyer’s Guild’s ‘Street Law Clinic’, a program led by law students and practicing attorneys providing legal information on landlord/tenant and stop and search issues to local high schools, community centers, homeless shelters, prisons and other community groups.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2586 | nodim@law.harvard.edu

Stephanie Davidson 

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Family and Domestic Violence Law Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Legal Experience: Previously, Stephanie Davidson was a Public Service Venture Fund Fellow at the Urban Justice Center’s Domestic Violence Project in New York City. She also served as the chair of the Legislative Subcommittee to the NYC Lawyer’s Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2586 | sdavidson@law.harvard.edu
Post Foreclosure Eviction Defense / Housing Law Clinic 
 

Maureen E. McDonagh

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Post Foreclosure Eviction Defense / Housing Law Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Courses: Post Foreclosure Eviction/Housing Law Workshop A and B
Topics of Interest: Litigation, trial skills, clinical legal education, housing
Legal Experience: Maureen McDonagh represented indigent clients in criminal cases as well as in state intervention child custody cases. She was a mentor attorney for the Massachusetts Committee for Public Counsel Services Children and Family Law Program. She is also a member of the Boston Bar Real Estate Section Pro Bono Subcommittee overseeing the Lawyer for the Day Program at Boston Housing Court.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2542 | mcdonagh@law.harvard.edu
Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic   

Roger Bertling

Senior Clinical Instructor, Lecturer on Law and Clinic Director
Clinic: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Courses: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinical Workshop
Topics of Interest: Consumer law, mortgages, foreclosures, bankruptcy
Legal Experience: Roger Bertling served as a legal services attorney in Missouri and Massachusetts.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2572 | rbertlin@law.harvard.edu  
 

Charlie Carriere

Clinical Fellow
Clinic: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Legal Experience: Prior to joining LSC, Charlie Carriere was a clinical fellow at the California Monitor Program. He was also a founding member of Berkeley Law School’s Consumer Advocacy and Protection Society.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2250 | carriere@law.harvard.edu
 

Julia Devanthery

Staff Attorney
Clinic: Mattapan Initiative (Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic), WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Legal Experience: Previously, Julia Devanthery served as manager of Legal Advocacy at HomeStart, Inc. and clinical law fellow at Northeastern University School of Law’s Domestic Violence Institute.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2566 | jdevanthery@law.harvard.edu

Toby Merrill

Staff Attorney
Clinic: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Topics of Interest: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Dispute Systems Design, Negotiation, Mediation, Facilitation, Not-for-Profit Law, Housing Law
Legal Experience: Toby Merrill clerked for Janet C. Hall of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.495.9693 | tomerrill@law.harvard.edu

Max Weinstein

Senior Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Courses: Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection Clinical Workshop A and B
Topics of Interest: Predatory Lending; Foreclosures
Legal Experience: Previously, Max Weinstein worked in the New York office of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2694 | mmweinstein@law.harvard.edu
Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic 

Tamara E. Kolz Griffin

Clinical Instructor and Clinic Director
Clinic: Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Course: Health, Disability and Planning Clinical Workshop, Access to Justice Clinical Seminar: Benefits Advocacy and Estate Planning for Persons with Disabilities, Veterans and Families
Topics of Interest: Estate planning, probate law, estate administration, guardianships, conservatorships, and community lawyering
Legal Experience: Tamara Kolz has over 15 years in private practice at a large firm specializing in estate planning, estate administration and probate controversies with expertise in same-sex legal issues. She currently maintains a solo practice specializing in estate planning and trust, and estate administration while directing the Estate Planning Clinic at the same time.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2530 | tkolz@law.harvard.edu

Julie McCormack

Senior Clinical Instructor and Clinic Associate Director
Clinic: Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Legal Experience: Previously, Julie McCormack worked at Community Legal Aid, in Worcester, representing clients in the areas of public benefits, housing, consumer and employment law. She co-teaches on disability and administrative law as part of the Veteran’s Law and Disability Benefits.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2522 | jmccorma@law.harvard.edu

Dan Nagin

Clinical Professor of Law and Clinic Director
Director of the WilmerHale Legal Services Center

Clinic: Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Topics of Interest: Clinical legal education, poverty law, legal needs of veterans, social welfare law and policy, administrative law.
Legal Experience: Dan Nagin was an Associate Professor of Law and Director at the Family Resource Clinic, University of Virginia School of Law. He was also a Lecturer in Law and managing attorney with the Civil Justice Clinic, Washington University in St. Louis School of Law.
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain / WCC 3080 | 617.390.2560 | dnagin@law.harvard.edu
 

Betsy Gwin

Staff Attorney and DAV Charitable Service Trust Fellow
Clinic: Veterans Law and Disability Benefits Clinic, WilmerHale Legal Services Center
Legal Experience: Previously, Betsy Gwin was a staff attorney in the Child and Family Law Division of the Committee for Public Counsel Services.  
Contact: 122 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain | 617.390.2560 | bgwin@law.harvard.edu
Transactional Law Clinics

Joseph A. Hedal

Deputy Director
Clinic: Transactional Law Clinics
Topics of Interest: Business law, start-up enterprises, financings and acquisitions, negotiation and mediation
Legal Experience: For 13 years, Joseph Hedal worked as general counsel to LTX-Credence Corporation, a NASDAQ global technology company, and prior to that worked in private practice Bingham, Dana & Gould and Foley, Hoag & Eliot.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4103 | 617.998.0104 | jhedal@law.harvard.edu

Jim Jacobs

Senior Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Transactional Law Clinics
Topics of Interest: Business, real estate, intellectual property, nonprofit and entertainment law, community entrepreneurship, economic development, access to justice, securities law, corporate governance, internet, and computer law
Legal Experience: Jim Jacobs was an associate at Goulston & Storrs; Hale and Dorr and Widett Salter & Goldman;  senior attorney at Data General Corporation; corporate counsel at EMC Corporation; and general counsel at Alpha Industries.  
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4103 | 617.998.0103 | jjacobs@law.harvard.edu
 

Amanda Kool

Clinical Instructor
Clinic: Transactional Law Clinic
SPO: Recording Artist Project
Legal Experience: Previously Amanda Kool was the attorney and clinical fellow at the Transactional Law Clinics. She also worked as a corporate and finance associate attorney at Nixon Peabody LLP in Boston.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4103 | 617.496.4583 | akool@law.harvard.edu

Brian Price

Clinical Professor of Law
Clinic: Transactional Law Clinics
Courses: Transactional Practice Clinical Workshop
Topics of Interest: Community economic development, Entertainment law, Small business and micro-enterprise development
Legal Experience: Previously, Brian was the director of the WilmerHale Legal Services Center, and general counsel and senior director of certification and enforcement at the Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance within the Massachusetts Department of Economic Development. He has also served as assistant counsel for Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4103 | 617.998.0101 | bprice@law.harvard.edu

Externship Clinics

Capital Punishment Clinic 
 

Carol Steiker

Henry J. Friendly Professor of Law
Clinic: Capital Punishment Clinic
Courses: Capital Punishment in America, Criminal Justice Workshop, Criminal Law 2
Topics of Interest: Criminal Procedure, Capital Punishment
Legal Experience: Carol Steiker was a Law Clerk in the Federal Court of Appeals and Supreme Court, 1986-88. She was also a Public Defender (juvenile, trial and appellate), 1988-92.
Contact: Griswold 409 | 617.495.5457 | steiker@law.harvard.edu
Child Advocacy Clinic
 

Cheryl Bratt 

Administrative Director
Clinic: Child Advocacy Clinic
Legal Experience: Prior to joining the clinic, Cheryl Bratt was a fellow at the University of Michigan Law School’s Pediatric Advocacy Clinic, and a litigation senior associate at WilmerHale LLP. She also clerked for the Honorable Norman H. Stahl on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and for the Honorable Mary A. McLaughlin on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.  
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 4133 | 617.496.1684 | cbratt@law.harvard.edu
Criminal Prosecution Clinic

John Corrigan

Lecturer on Law and Partner, Corrigan & Levy LLP
Clinic: Criminal Prosecution Clinic
Courses: Introduction to Advocacy: Criminal Prosecution Perspectives
Contact: jcorriga@law.harvard.edu
Employment Law Clinic  

Steve Churchill

Lecturer on Law and Principal & Co-Founder at Fairwork, P.C.
Clinic: Employment Law Clinic
Courses: Employment Law Workshop: Advocacy Skills; Employment Law Workshop: Strategies for Social Change
Topics of Interest: Employment law, law and social change, social entrepreneurship, transition between private sector and public interest, class action litigation
Legal Experience: Steve Churchill is a former partner of Lichten & Liss-Riordan, P.C.. He is the Co-Founder and President of the Fair Employment Project, Inc., a non-profit whose mission is to reduce violations of employment civil rights laws through more effective enforcement.
Contact: schurchi@law.harvard.edu
Government Lawyer: State Attorney General Clinic

Jim Tierney

Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Government Lawyer: State Attorney General Clinic
Legal Experience: James Tierney has served as a Majority Leader in the Maine House of Representatives and later on as the Maine Attorney General. In December, 1992, he was named as special attorney general to investigate misconduct allegations on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. He is the Director the National State Attorneys General Program at Columbia Law School, where he has also been a Lecturer in Law since 2000.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3025 | jtierney@law.harvard.edu
 
Government Lawyer: Semester in Washington 
 

Jonathan Wroblewski

Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Government Lawyer: Semester in Washington Clinic
Course: Government Lawyer (Policy and Analysis)
Topics of Interest: Policy making; criminal law and procedure
Legal experience: Director, Office of Policy and Legislation, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice; Commissioner, U.S. Sentencing Commission; Prosecutor, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice; Director of Legislative Affairs, U.S. Sentencing Commission; Assisting Public Defender, Alameda County Public Defender's Office
Contact: jwroblewski@law.harvard.edu
 Government Lawyer: United States Attorney Clinic
 

Alex Whiting

  Professor of Practice
 Clinic: Government Lawyer: United States Attorney Clinic
 Courses: Government Lawyer
 Topics of Interest: Procedures of International Criminal Tribunals,Criminal Trials and Appeals,   
 Prosecution
 Contact: Griswold 408 | 617.495.4622 | awhiting@law.harvard.edu
 Judicial Process in the Community Courts Clinic   

Hon. John C. Cratsley (Ret.)

Lecturer on Law
Clinic: Judicial Process in Community Courts Clinic
Courses: Trial Advocacy Workshop; Judicial Process in the Community Courts
Topics of Interest: Judiciary
Legal Experience: Hon. John C. Cratsley (Ret.) was an Associate Justice at the Massachusetts Superior Judicial Court, Boston.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3027 | 617.495.9559 | jcratsley@law.harvard.edu
Sports Law Clinic 

Peter Carfagna

Lecturer on Law and Partner, Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Clinic: Sports Law Clinic
Courses: Sports and the Law: Examining the Legal History and Evolution of America’s Three “Major League” Sports: MLB, NFL and NBA; Sports Law: Advanced Contract Drafting Seminar
Legal Experience: Peter Carfagna is Chairman/CEO of Magis LLC, a privately owned sports marketing, management and investment company, including family ownership of the Lake County Captains, Cleveland Indians Class A Affiliate. From 1994-2005, Peter served as Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel of International Management Group (IMG) and was Senior Partner at Jones Day LLP before that. He serves the Harvard Alumni Association as a Member of the Nominating Committee for the Harvard University Board of Overseers. He is a past elected Director of both the HAA Worldwide Executive Committee and the American Association of Rhodes Scholars. Peter currently serves on the Great Lakes Regional Selection Committee for the Rhodes Scholarship, as well as on the Board of the Sports Legacy Institute and the Ladies Professional Golf Association. 
Contact: Langdell 305 | 617.495.4610 | pcarfagna@law.harvard.edu
Supreme Court Litigation Clinic

Thomas Goldstein

Lecturer on Law and Partner, Goldstein & Russell, P.C.
Clinic: Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Courses: Supreme Court Litigation
Legal Experience: Thomas Goldstein was a founding partner of Goldstein and Howe, a Washington D.C. firm specializing in Supreme Court Litigation. He was also a partner at Akin Gump, where he co-directed the litigation and Supreme Court practices. In 2003 he also co-founded the SCOTUSblog.
Contact: tgoldstein@akingump.com

Kevin Russell

Lecturer on Law and Partner, Howe & Russell P.C.
Clinic: Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Courses: Supreme Court Litigation
Topics of Interest: Civil Rights, Civil Procedure
Legal Experience: Kevin Russell has argued ten merits cases in the Supreme Court. He was counsel in many other cases and has also filed amicus briefs on behalf of groups like ACLU, NAACP, the National Women’s Law Center, and constitutional law scholars. Previously, he also worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, representing the United States in civil and criminal cases in federal courts.
Contact: 301.941.1913 | krussell@howerussell.com

Student Practice Organizations 

 Harvard Defenders   
 

John Salsberg

Senior Clinical Instructor and Partner, Salsberg & Schneider
SPO: Harvard Defenders
Topics of Interest: Civil Rights,  Civil Liberties, Equal Protection, Student Disciplinary matters, including plagiarism and other charges of misconduct.
Legal Experience: John Salsberg was a trial lawyer with the Massachusetts Defenders Committee. He has also worked as an Adjunct Faculty at Boston College Law School.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5110 | 617.495.3144 | jsalsber@law.harvard.edu
Harvard Mediation Program  
 

Priscilla Ellis, Ph. D.

Clinical Supervisor
SPO: Harvard Mediation Program
Legal Experience: Priscilla Ellis joined the Harvard Mediation Program as a community mediator. In 1999, she succeeded Michael Moffitt, '94, as Clinical Supervisor.  
Contact: Pound 513 | 617.522.5552 | prillellis@gmail.com

David Hoffman

John H. Watson Jr. Lecturer on Law
Founding Member, Boston Law Collaborative
SPO: Harvard Mediation Program
Courses: Mediation
Topics of Interest: Mediation, arbitration, collaborative law, alternative dispute resolution, negotiation
Legal experience: David Hoffman has 17 years of experience at Hill&Barlow in Boston, where he was involved in litigation, family law, and employment matters; and 8 years at Boston Law Collaborative, LLC. He has also been mediating and arbitrating cases for the past 20 years.
Contact: 617.439.0700 | dhoffman@BostonLawCollaborative.com
Harvard Law Entrepreneurship Project 
 

Sarah Reed

  Supervising Attorney
 SPO: Harvard Law Entrepreneurship Project
 Legal Experience: Sarah Reed is an expert on legal aspects of venture capital financings. She
 has published articles in business periodicals such as Business Law Today, Venture Capital  
 Review and The Boston Business Journal.
 Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 3028 | 781.697.4502 | sarah@crv.com
 
Prison Legal Assistance Project
 

John Fitzpatrick

Senior Clinical Instructor
SPO: Prison Legal Assistance Project
Topics of Interest: Prison law and prisoners' rights
Legal Experience: John Fitzpatrick is a Captain, US Army Reserve (army reservist in Judge Advocate General’s Corps). He is a member of Pingitore & Fitzpatrick, LLC, and was a sole practitioner, involed in general litigation practice, including commercial litigation, appeals, and criminal defense matters. He was a partner at Fitzpatrick & Warrenbrand LLP and attorney at Looney & Grossman, and Committee for Public Counsel Services. He has represented indigent defendants in jury and jury-waived criminal trials in the state Superior and District Courts.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5107 | 617.495.3969 | jfitzpat@law.harvard.edu
Tenant Advocacy Project 
 

Marcia Peters

Senior Clinical Instructor
SPO: Tenant Advocacy Project
Legal Experience: Marcia Peters has worked as a housing consultant at the Medical Legal Partnership at Boston Medical Center; Massachusetts Union of Public Housing Tenants; Legal Services Institute (now WilmerHale Legal Services Center) - Housing Unit; and the Boston Housing Authority
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5123 | 617.495.4394 | mpeters@law.harvard.edu

Lynn Weissberg

Senior Clinical Instructor and Partner, Stern Shapiro Weissberg & Garin, LLP
SPO: Tenant Advocacy Project
Legal Experience: Lynn Weissberg has over thirty years of experience in private practice, concentrated in employment law and litigation and civil rights litigation. She is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association.
Contact: 6 Everett Street, WCC 5123 | 617.495.4394 | lweissbe@law.harvard.edu
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