Jennifer
Freeland

Academic and Professional Success Lecturer

Biography

As an Academic & Professional Success Lecturer, Jennifer assists with the development, implementation, and instruction of the 1L Legal Analysis Modules. Jennifer also meets individually with students to help them achieve academic success.

Jennifer a magna cum laude Hastings graduate from the Class of 2014. As a student, she was on the Hastings Law Journal, Hastings Intercollegiate Trial Team, and Vice President of Law Students for Reproductive Justice (LSRJ) and was honored with the Public Interest Honoree award for her work with LSRJ.

After graduating from law school, she spent two years as a litigator, first in general civil practice at Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP, followed by plaintiff-side employment litigation at Swan Employment Law. Jennifer is thrilled to be back at her alma mater working with students.

Prior to her time at Hastings, Jennifer graduated from University of California, Berkeley in 2010 with a B.A. in Mass Communications and a minor in Public Policy.

Jennifer has a passion for musical theater and Jane Austen, and is currently fulfilling a lifelong dream to learn how to play the guitar.

Expertise

Education

  1. University of California, Hastings College of the Law 2014

    Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude

  2. University of California, Berkeley 2010

    B.A. Hons., Mass Communications & Public Policy