Danielle Hamilton

Danielle Hamilton

Danielle joined Loevy & Loevy as a Justice Fellow in October 2017.

Danielle is a graduate of Harvard Law School, where she focused on indigent defense and criminal justice policy, and Princeton University, where she majored in Comparative Literature with a concentration on Afro Latino literature and film. After law school, Danielle worked on juvenile justice reform at Metropolis Strategies (now the Illinois Justice Project) in Chicago and then litigated civil rights cases as a Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr. Civil Rights Fellow at Neufeld Scheck & Brustin, LLP in New York City. Danielle also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Barrington D. Parker, Jr. on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Danielle is a first-generation American born and raised in Southern California, with roots in Belize, New York City and Chicago.

Harvard Law School
• J.D. – May, 2012
• Legal Research and Writing Dean’s Scholar Prize
• Elliott G. Heard Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Princeton University
• A.B. with Honors – June, 2007
• Frederick Douglass Service Award for Leadership and Intellectual Achievement
• Program in Latin American Studies Thesis Prize Honorable Mention
• Peter Goldsmith Award for Promoting Understanding of Racial & Cultural Diversity

Clerkships & Past Employment

• Law Clerk, Hon. Barrington D. Parker, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
• Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Civil Rights Fellow, Neufeld Scheck & Brustin, LLP