Margot Lipin


PhD Student in Jurisprudence and Social Policy


Margot's research interests include American socio-legal history, constitutional law, law and violence, and carceral studies.

In college, Margot interned at the Legal Aid Society in the Bronx and the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office. Between graduating college in 2020 and coming to Berkeley, she worked at a restaurant in New York and wrote letters to incarcerated folks and people facing immigrant detention.

B.A., Wellesley College, 2020