Anna Offit holds an A.B. from Princeton University and an MPhil in Anthropology from the University of Cambridge. She completed a J.D. at the Georgetown University Law Center, where she served as Editor in Chief of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics. She was awarded a PhD from Princeton where her dissertation examined the role that jurors play in federal prosecutors’ case preparation despite the documented decline in American jury trials. She received funding for this study from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and a Graduate Prize Fellowship from the University Center for Human Values. Anna received a 2015-2016 Fulbright Scholarship to study proposed jury reforms in Norway. Her research interests include lay participation in legal systems and lawyers’ trial strategy in the U.S. and in Scandinavia.
BA, Philosophy, Stanford University, 2006
MA, Philosophy, Stanford University, 2006
JD, Stanford Law School, 2010
PhD, Philosophy, University of Southern California, 2018