Jessica K. Steinberg

Jessica Steinberg
Associate Professor of Clinical Law
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
United States


Jessica Steinberg joined the GW Law faculty in 2011 and directs the Neighborhood Law & Policy Clinic. Professor Steinberg's scholarship centers on access to justice with a focus on new models of court reform, judging, and the delivery of legal services. She is a former Chair of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Poverty Law, and has received the California State Bar Foundation's Public Interest Award in recognition of her achievements and commitment to public service work. Professor Steinberg earned her B.A., magna cum laude, from Barnard College and her J.D. from Stanford Law School.  Prior to joining the law faculty, she served as the Jay M. Spears Fellow at Stanford Law School.  Before entering academia, she served as a deputy city attorney for the City of Salinas, California, and an Equal Justice Works Fellow for the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County.


BA, Barnard College, Columbia University; JD, Stanford Law School