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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: August 23, 2018




Victoria Degtyareva is an assistant United States attorney in the Organized Crime and Drug Enforcement Task Force Section of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California, where she prosecutes complex cases involving international drug trafficking organizations, violent gangs, 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

The New York Times
October 15, 2019
Re: Edward McCaffery

Edward McCaffery was quoted on the proposal of having the inheritance taxes on wealthy descendants. The article argued that there has been some issues with the estate tax that the number of descendants this tax applied to has dropped 99%. McCaffery described it as being almost a “voluntary tax.”

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Nomi Stolzenberg
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Nomi Stolzenberg, "Anne Dailey and the New Fictionalism," 36th Annual Congress of Law and Mental Health, Rome, Italy.

Thomas D. Lyon
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"Effects of the Putative Confession Instruction on Perceptions of Children's True and False Statements" (with Jennifer Gongola and Nicholas Scurich), Applied Cognitive Psychology 33 (2019): 655.

Thomas D. Lyon
July, 2019

"Children’s Concealment of a Minor Transgression: The Role of Age, Maltreatment, and Executive Functioning" (with Shanna Williams and Kelly McWilliams), Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.