Monday, September 17, 2012

          Spotlight on Clerkships

          Many UC Hastings professors got their start clerking for top judges. This list highlights the breadth of the faculty's clerkship experiences.

          Professor Kate Bloch clerked for the U.S. District Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 1986-87.

          Professor Marsha Cohen clerked for Raymond L. Sullivan of the California Supreme Court, 1971-72.

          Associate Professor John Crawford clerked for John T. Noonan Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2007-08.

          Professor William Dodge clerked for William A. Norris of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1991092, and Harry A. Blackmun of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1992-93.

          Professor Scott Dodson clerked for Nicholas G. Garaufis of the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 2000-01.

          Professor David Faigman clerked for Thomas M. Reavley of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1986-87.

          Professor Robin Feldman clerked for Joseph Sneed of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1990-91.

          Professor Clark Freshman clerked for William A. Norris of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1991-92.

          Professor John Gray clerked for Arlin M. Adams of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1979-80.

          Professor Elizabeth Hillman clerked for Andrew S. Effron of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Armed Forces, 1997.

          Clinical Professor Carol Izumi clerked for Harriett R. Taylor of the District of Columbia Superior Court, 1981-83.

          Professor Chimène Keitner clerked for Beverley McLachlan of the Supreme Court of Canada, 2002-03.

          Professor Frederick Lambert clerked for Stanley N. Barnes of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1969-70, and William H. Rehnquist of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1971-72.

          Clinical Professor Eumi K. Lee clerked for Jerome Turner of the U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 1999-2000, and Warren J. Ferguson of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2001-02.

          Professor Evan Lee clerked for William H. Orrick Jr. of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1985-86.

          Professor Jeffrey Lefstin clerked for Raymond C. Clevenger III of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 2001-03.

          Professor David Levine clerked for Alvin B. Rubin of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1978-79.

          Professor Rory Little clerked for Louis F. Oberdorfer of the U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, 1982-83, and Potter Stewart (ret.), William J. Brennan Jr., John Paul Stevens, Lewis F. Powell Jr., and Warren Burger of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1984-85.

          Lecturer Christian E. Mammen clerked for Robert R. Beezer of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1995-96.

          Professor Richard Marcus clerked for Raymond Peters of the California Supreme Court, 1972, and Alfonso J. Zirpoli of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1974-75.

          Professor Roger C. Park clerked for Bailey Aldrich of the U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit, 1969-70.

          Professor Harry G. Prince clerked for Lee R. West fo the U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma, 1980-81.

          Professor Radhika Rao clerked for Richard Cudahy of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 1990-91, and Harry Blackmun and Thurgood Marshall of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1992-93.

          Professor Aaron Rappaport clerked for Stephen Breyer of the U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit (now of the U.S. Supreme Court), 1991-92.

          Professor Naomi Roht-Arriaza clerked for James R. Browning of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1990-91.

          Professor Dorit Rubinstein Reiss clerked for Malkiel Blass of the Israeli Ministry of Justice, 1998-99.

          Professor Reull Schiller clerked for J. Frederick Motz of the U.S. Diistrict Court, District of Maryland, 1993-1994.

          Lecturer Lois W. Schwartz clerked for D. Lowell Jensen of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2001-02.

          Professor Kevin Tierney clerked for Sir Fenton Atkinson of the South-Eastern Circuit (England), 1996.

          Chancellor & Dean Frank H. Wu clerked for Frank J. Battisti of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1991-92.

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