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Victoria Degtyareva

Victoria Degtyareva

Lecturer in Law

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

Last Updated: October 18, 2019




Victoria Degtyareva is an assistant United States attorney in the Cyber and Intellectual Property Crimes Section of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California. She has prosecuted complex cases involving international drug trafficking organizations, violent gangs, financial frauds and money laundering. Before joining the U.S. Attorney's Office, Degtyareva was a litigation associate at Munger, Tolles and Olson, LLP. Degtyareva clerked for the Honorable Rosemary Barkett of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the Honorable Michael A. Ponsor of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Degtyareva is a graduate of Yale Law School and Stanford University, where she studied philosophy and French literature.

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.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

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. 

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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.