Faculty Profiles

Skye Donald

Skye Donald

Lecturer in Law
B.A. UC Berkeley, 1995
M.A. NYU, 1998
J.D. NYU, 2004
UCLA Faculty Since 2009

Skye Donald is a Lecturer in Law at the UCLA School of Law.  She teaches Lawyering Skills to first year students and assists in teaching upper division clinical courses. She is a 2004 graduate of New York University School of Law where she was an associate editor of the NYU Law Review.

Before joining the UCLA faculty, she was a litigator at Morrison & Foerster LLP where she represented clients at jury trials in federal and state court, as well as in private arbitrations.  She also maintained a diverse pro bono practice, representing clients in foster care and immigration matters.  Prior to law school, Ms. Donald worked for various human rights organizations.