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Stories in the School of Law

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W. David Ball

Assistant Professor of Law

Law Professor W. David Ball works primarily in the field of criminal justice, writing and teaching in the areas of criminal law, criminal procedure, sentencing, and corrections.

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Colleen Chien

Associate Professor of Law

Colleen Chien teaches at the School of Law in the areas of patent law and intellectual property.

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Marjorie Cohn '75


An international law course motivates this law alumna to work for human rights on a global level.

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Christina Fialho '12


A law alum exemplifies Santa Clara Law's commitment to social justice with California's first immigration detention visitation program.

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Linda Starr

Legal Director, Northern California Innocence Project

Linda Starr, co-founder of the Northern California Innocence Project, works with students to exonerate innocent prisoners.

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Juliana Williamson '12


Williamson wrote an article about domestic violence in same sex relationships, which is now cited by prosecutors, experts, and the press.