Clara Dorfman represents clients facing complex litigation. Her work at the firm has involved federal Indian law, internal and securities investigations, criminal appeals and civil rights law. During law school, Ms. Dorfman interned in the Alaska Department of Law’s Civil Division, served as a law clerk at the Alameda County Public Defender’s Office and worked on a human rights investigation of national parks in southern Africa.


  • Education

    • JD, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2022

      Dean's Fellowship

      Berkeley Journal of African-American Law and Policy

    • BA, Philosophy and Italian, University of Pittsburgh, 2016

      summa cum laude
  • Admissions

    • California

    • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

  • Languages

    • French

    • Italian

    • Spanish



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