Cara Drinan

Cara Drinan
Visiting Professor of Law
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
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Cara Drinan joins GW Law as a Visiting Professor of Law. Professor Drinan currently serves as a Professor of Law at the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. She received her JD from Stanford Law School, her MA from Oxford University, and her BA from Bowdoin College. Upon graduation from law school, Professor Drinan worked as a litigator at Sullivan and Cromwell, LLP in Washington, D.C. She has written widely in the field of criminal law, with a particular emphasis on access to justice, juvenile justice, and the death penalty. Professor Drinan will teach two sections of Criminal Law in the fall semester, and a seminar and reading group in the spring.


BA, Bowdoin College; MA, Oxford University; JD, Stanford University