Elizabeth Tedaja is an alumni of San Francisco State University and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. As an attorney, she specializes in representing communities and families in need. For most of her career, she has worked to help communities understand and access the justice system. Elizabeth represents individuals, communities, tribes, and government agencies.
She believes that by increasing knowledge of and access to the legal system, people will better appreciate more the law’s potential to achieve justice. Her courses center on the varying perspectives of the justice system. Her students often pursue careers in law, social work, law enforcement, counseling, community advocacy, and social justice work.