Andrea Freeman

  • Assistant Professor of Law

Degrees

  • JD UC Berkeley School of Law
  • BA honors University of Toronto

Biography

Professor Freeman’s scholarship interrogates the intersection of economics, policy, and structural inequality, particularly in the areas of food, health, and consumer debt. After graduating from the UC Berkeley School of Law, she clerked for Judge Jon O. Newman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and former Chief Judge José A. Fusté of the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. She has also taught at the University of San Francisco School of Law, Santa Clara University School of Law, and California Western School of Law. Prior to attending law school, she worked with victims of domestic violence and in the independent film business.

Publications

Payback: A Structural Solution to the Credit Card Problem, 55 Arizona L. Rev. 151 (2013).

Linguistic Colonialism: Law, Independence and Language Rights in Puerto Rico, 20 Temp. Pol. & Civil rights L. Rev. 177 (2010).

Fast Food: Oppression Through Poor Nutrition, 95 Cal. L. Rev. 2221 (2007).

Morris Communications v. PGA Tour: Battle for the Rights to Real-Time Sports Scores, 20 Berkeley Technology L. J. 23 (2005).