Associate Clinical Professor & Director, Externship and Pro Bono Programs


Brittany Glidden is an Associate Clinical Professor of Law at UC Hastings.



  1. New York University School of Law 2002

    J.D., Law

  2. Stanford University 1997

    B.A., Human Biology; Minor in Political Science


  1. Nominated by DU Law’s Dean Katz for Super Lawyers Pro Bono Award 2011

  2. Board Member, Colorado Prison Law Project, Denver, CO 2010 - 2013

  3. Recipient, PILG Award for Excellence in Public Service 2011

    Selected by student vote

Selected Scholarship

  1. Requiring the State to Justify Supermax Confinement for Mentally III Prisoners: A Disability Discrimination Approach 2012

    Denver University Law Review

  2. Necessary Suffering: Weighing Government and Prisoner Interests in Determining What Is Cruel and Unusual 2012

    American Criminal Law Review

  3. When the State is Silent: An Analysis of AEDPA's Adjudication Requirement 2001

    NYU Review of Law and Social Change


  1. Legal Externship Program
  2. Judicial Externship Program
  3. Advanced Legal Externship Program