Orin S. Kerr

Prof. Orin S. Kerr

University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Orin S. Kerr joined the faculty at University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 2019. Prior to that, he was the Frances R. and John J. Duggan Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law and a professor at the George Washington University Law School. Kerr specializes in criminal procedure and computer crime law, and he has also taught courses in professional responsibility, evidence, and criminal law.

Kerr graduated from Princeton University and received a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Stanford University. He earned his law degree from Harvard University, where he was executive editor of the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy. After law school, he clerked for Judge Leonard I. Garth of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the United States Supreme Court. He has served as a trial attorney in the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section at the U.S. Department of Justice.

 

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