Catherine Crump

CATHERINE CRUMP is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic at UC Berkeley. Her primary interest is the impact of new technologies on civil liberties, and as an experienced litigator specializing in constitutional matters, Crump has represented a broad range of clients seeking to vindicate their First and Fourth Amendment rights. She also has extensive experience litigating to compel the disclosure of government records under the Freedom of Information Act. Prior to coming to Berkeley, Crump served as a staff attorney at the ACLU for nearly nine years. Before that, she was a law clerk for Judge M. Margaret McKeown at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

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