Faculty Profiles

Sunita Patel

Sunita Patel

Assistant Professor of Law
Faculty Director, UCLA Veterans Legal Clinic
J.D. American University Washington College of Law
B.A. Tulane University
UCLA Faculty Since 2017


Jumping Hurdles to Sue the Police, 104 Minnesota Law Review 2257 (2020). Full Text
Toward Democratic Police Reform: A Vision for Community Engagement Provisions in DOJ Consent Degrees, 51 Wake Forest Law Review 793 (2016). Full Text
Performative Aspects of Race: “South Asian, Arab, and Muslim” Racial Formation After September 11, 10 UCLA Asian Pacific American Law Journal 61 (2005). Full Text