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Breana Frankel

Breana Frankel

Lecturer in Law

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699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA Room: 338

Last Updated: November 8, 2017




Breana Frankel has her own law practice specializing in criminal appellate work and federal habeas corpus. Before starting her own practice, Frankel worked for seven years as a staff attorney and law clerk at the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Earlier in her practice, Frankel worked as a litigation attorney at Morrison & Foerster in Orange County, California and at Crowell & Moring in Washington, D.C.

Frankel has taught legal research, writing, and advocacy at USC Gould School of Law since 2015. She also taught advanced appellate advocacy at the UN Las Vegas Boyd School of Law and legal research and writing at Chapman University School of Law. She graduated with a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1996 and her JD from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) in 2001.
 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
December 12, 2018
Re: Rob Saltzman

Rob Saltzman was interviewed on the necessity of public trust of the police, saying that "It is important people have confidence in the system that police are acting constitutionally."

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Sam Erman
September, 2018

Sam Erman wrote an op-ed, "Devastation Without Representation in Puerto Rico," posted to The Los Angeles Times on September 20, 2018.

Gregory Keating
September, 2018

"Principles of Risk Imposition and the Priority of Avoiding Harm," Revus [Online] (2018).

Jody David Armour
September, 2018

"Where Bias Lives in the Criminal Law and its Processes: How Judges and Jurors Socially Construct Black Criminals," American Journal of Criminal Law 45 (2018): 203.