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Denise Watt

Fellow on Aging and Disability Justice


Denise is a 2018 graduate of the University of San Francisco School of Law. Previously, Denise worked at the Legal Aid Association of California, where she helped coordinate a Model Approaches grant project aimed at improving legal services for older Californians.  While in law school, Denise interned at the Medical-Legal Partnership for Seniors and provided research support for the Global Brain Health Institute.  Prior to joining the Consortium, she worked as a staff attorney/lawyering fellow for the UC Law SF Individual Representation Clinic.  She holds undergraduate degrees in journalism and Spanish.


  • University of San Francisco School of Law

  • South Dakota State University
    B.A., Journalism and Spanish