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Andrea Hartman

Andrea Hartman

Lecturer in Law

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

Last Updated: August 25, 2019




Andrea Hartman is an attorney with many years of experience in the corporate world. From 1994 through 2012, she worked in-house at NBCUniversal, most recently as executive vice president and general counsel of NBCUniversal Television Entertainment. She led a team of 40 lawyers supporting the entertainment division of NBC, NBCUniversal’s cable entertainment networks, and its broadcast and cable television studios. Before joining NBC, Hartman was a litigation partner with the law firm of Irell & Manella in Los Angeles, where she began her legal career as an associate.

Hartman received her JD cum laude from Harvard Law School. She graduated with a BA in history with highest honors from the University of California, Berkeley. She currently serves on the boards of the Riviera Tennis Foundation, which supports tennis programs for disadvantaged youth in Los Angeles, and the Simon Family Foundation, which provides scholarships and training to students facing difficult life and economic circumstances.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

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Ariela Gross
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Ariela Gross has been elected as the new Chair of the Legal History Section of the American Association of Law Schools. 

Daniel Klerman
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Thomas D. Lyon
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Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.