Erin R. Shaffer

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law


Erin R. Shaffer is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a staff attorney with the New Haven Legal Assistance Association, where she represents students involved in the juvenile justice system or who are otherwise experiencing difficulties due to social, economic, and academic concerns. She has previously been a visiting lecturer through the Jerome S. Frank Legal Services Organization.

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Erin Shaffer

Contact Information



Faculty Assistant


Patty Milardo

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1998

B.A., Boston College, 1992

Courses Taught


  • Educational Opportunity and Juvenile Justice Clinic
  • Advanced Educational Opportunity and Juvenile Justice Clinic
  • Legal Assistance: Reentry Clinic

Erin R. Shaffer is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a staff attorney with the New Haven Legal Assistance Association, where she represents students involved in the juvenile justice system or who are otherwise experiencing difficulties due to social, economic, and academic concerns. She has previously been a visiting lecturer through the Jerome S. Frank Legal Services Organization. She has also worked for Connecticut Legal Services and the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles. Shaffer holds degrees from Fordham University School of Law and Boston College.