Equal Justice Works Emerson Fellow
Stacy Young joined the Youth Law Center in 2017 as an Equal Justice Works Emerson Fellow. Her work aims to combat barriers to education equity and to improve educational outcomes of juvenile justice youth through the provision of direct legal services, community education, policy advocacy, and impact litigation. Stacy’s longstanding commitment to social justice and public interest law is demonstrated by her experience representing and supporting at-risk youth, families, community groups, and clients with substantial needs, in the areas of education, school discipline, criminal record expungement, housing, domestic violence, disability, discrimination, and disenfranchisement.
J.D. Stanford Law School, 2017
B.A. University of San Diego, 2011