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Kavya Mohankumar

Adjunct Faculty


Kavya Mohankumar is an in-house attorney specializing in data privacy and complex commercial & technology transactions. Ms. Mohankumar currently serves as Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Newslea in San Francisco, where she leads a team responsible for successfully negotiating the company’s commercial contracts, deals and acquisitions.

In addition to teaching Negotiations at UC Law SF, Ms. Mohankumar also serves as adjunct professor for Civil Procedure at the Lincoln Law School of San Jose.

Ms. Mohankumar graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2006, and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in LifeSciences & Biochemistry from the St. Xavier’s college in Mumbai, India.

Ms. Mohankumar lives in San Francisco with her husband and two children. Her hobbies include baking, writing short stories, and going on long walks.


  • Santa Clara University School of Law