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Avlana Eisenberg

Visiting Professor


Professor Eisenberg is a visiting professor at BC Law and an assistant professor at Florida State University. Her research focuses on the law and practice of criminal punishment. Her work has been selected for the Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum and her recent publications have appeared in the UCLA Law Review, the Michigan Law Review, the Vanderbilt Law Review, and the Southern California Law Review.

Prior to joining Florida State, Professor Eisenberg was at Harvard Law School, where she served as the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics Fellow, and as a Climenko Fellow and lecturer on law. Before entering law teaching, she was a litigation associate at Jenner & Block LLP in Washington, D.C. and a pro bono fellow at the D.C. Public Defender Service. She earned her law degree with distinction from Stanford Law School and is a member of the California State Bar.

Professor Eisenberg teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, and Prison Law and Policy.