Each first year and transfer student is assigned a faculty adviser. The faculty advisers are available to answer your questions and provide guidance and support throughout your first year at UC Hastings. Concentration and clinic advisers are available to all students to answer questions.
Rupa Bhandari, Director of Student Services, Mike Stonebreaker, Associate Director of Academic Advising and Programming, and Leeja Patel, Associate Director of Student Organizations and Community Development, are available for academic advising. Feel free to schedule an appointment with Rupa, Mike, or Leeja by visiting: bit.ly/SS_Appts
1L students are assigned a faculty adviser based on practice area interest if the student filled out the preference survey.
|Civil Litigation||Scott Dodson|
|Criminal law||Kate Bloch, Rory Little & Aaron Rappaport|
|Environmental Law||David Takacs|
|Government Law||David Jung|
|Intellectual Property||Jeffrey Lefstin, Robin Feldman & Ben Depoorter|
|International Law||Chimene Keitner|
|Law & Health Sciences||Jaime King & Lois Weithorn|
|Social Justice Lawyering||Ascanio Piomelli|
TRANSFER/VISITING STUDENTS' ADVISER
|Toni Young||Assistant Dean, LW&R and Moot Court|