Mary Hoopes

Immigration Law, Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Labor & Employment Law

Hoopes joined the Berkeley Judicial Institute as the Director of Research in 2018 after completing a 2017-2018 United States Supreme Court Fellowship at the Federal Judicial Center in Washington, D.C. Prior to the fellowship, she clerked for the Honorable John T. Noonan of the Ninth Circuit, and was a litigation associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP.

Ph.D., Jurisprudence & Social Policy JD, Cornell Law School


Regulating Marginalized Labor, 73 HASTINGS L.J. __ (forthcoming 2022).

Learning to Detain Asylum Seekers and the Growth of Mass Immigration Detention in the United States (with Smita Ghosh), 46 LAW & SOCIAL INQUIRY __ (forthcoming 2021, peer-reviewed).

Judicial Deference and Agency Competence, 38 BERKELEY J. INT’L L. __ (forthcoming 2021).

Law Clerk Diversity in the Federal Courts (with Justice Goodwin Liu and Judge Jeremy Fogel, work in progress).