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Emily Haan

Assistant Dean of Student Services


Most recently, Emily worked as the Supervising Family Law Staff Attorney at the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) in San Francisco, where she litigated cases to protect the rights of LGBT families, advised attorneys nationally on litigation strategy, and managed the summer and semester law clerk programs. Prior to joining NCLR, Emily worked in New York as an associate at Littler Mendelson and as a staff attorney at Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund. Emily is a member of the California and New York state bars. She earned her J.D. from UCLA, with a specialization in Critical Race Studies, and was a managing editor of the UCLA Law Review and co-chair of Law Students for Reproductive Justice. She earned her B.A. from the University of Michigan, where she majored in Creative Writing and Women’s Studies.

Schedule an appointment with Emily to discuss the following:

  • general counseling
  • graduation requirements
  • law school strategizing and planning
  • general feedback or specific concerns about your law school experience
  • student organizations and leadership
  • topics related to community development, including concerns, suggestions, or ideas
  • 1L Essentials RISE Programming
  • general questions and counseling