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Laura Riley

Laura Riley

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, May 22, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Laura Riley earned a BA from Barnard College, Columbia University. She worked in New York before coming to Los Angeles and earning her JD degree from USC Gould School of Law, where she was the president of the Public Interest Law Foundation and co-editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Public Interest Journal. Riley is a practicing public interest attorney and has published many legal articles, including three in Los Angeles Lawyer.
 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

The New York Times
December 11, 2017
Re: Michael Simkovic

Michael Simkovic was quoted on how victims of the California wildfires might be financially impacted if the Congressional tax reform bill is made law. The deduction helps soften the blow for people who are uninsured or underinsured, and many homeowners’ policies do not cover the full value of their property, according to Simkovic.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Ariela Gross
October, 2017

“Does Colorblind Conservative Constitutionalism Have A Grassroots History?” Law and Social Inquiry

George Lefcoe
October, 2017

George Lefcoe attained SSRN's designation as being in the top 10% of Authors on SSRN by all-time downloads.

Edward Kleinbard
October, 2017

Edward Kleinbard (with Kimberly Clausing) wrote an op-ed, “Trump’s Economists Say a Corporate Tax Cut will Raise Wages by $4,000. It Doesn’t Add Up: The UK Cut Corporate Rates and Wages Still Dropped," posted to Vox - The Big Idea on October 20, 2017.