Anne Bloom

Adjunct Professor

Contact

Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
E-mail: abloom@seattleu.edu

Education

PhD, University of Washington, Political Science, 2003
JD, cum laude, University of Maryland, 1988
BA, summa cum laude, Political Science, Mount Saint Mary's University, 1983

Biography

Anne Bloom is the Executive Director of the Civil Justice Research Initiative, a think tank on access to justice issues at the University of California, Berkeley, where she also teaches courses on Law and Social Change and Complex Litigation. Previously, she was the Director of Public Programs for Equal Justice Works in Washington, D.C., Associate Director of the Civil Justice Program at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles and Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Law at McGeorge Law School. Before becoming a professor, she was a staff attorney at Public Justice and Public Citizen in Washington, D.C. She holds both a J.D. and a Ph.D. in political science and has authored many articles on legal topics. A list of her publications can be found here.

Publications

https://www.law.berkeley.edu/library/ir/faculty/?id=45953

The Future of Injury, DEPAUL L. REV. (2021) (Clifford Symposium) (forthcoming).

Injury and Injustice, ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCE (2020).

INJURY AND INJUSTICE: THE CULTURAL POLITICS OF HARM AND REDRESS (edited collection, with David
Engel and Michael McCann, Cambridge University Press, 2018).

"Good Injuries," in Bloom, A., Engel, D., & McCann, M. (Eds.), INJURY AND INJUSTICE: THE CULTURAL POLITICS OF HARM AND REDRESS (Cambridge University Press, 2018), with Marc Galanter.

"Irresponsible Matter," in Trautner, Mary Nell (ed.). 2018. INSIDERS, OUTSIDERS, INJURIES, & THE LAW: REVISITING "THE OVEN BIRD'S SONG." (Cambridge Studies in Law and Society, pp. 181-198). New York: Cambridge University Press (2018).