Dawn Sestito

Lecturer in Law 
B.A. UC Berkeley
J.D. UC Berkeley-Boalt Hall
Dawn Sestito will co-teach the Ninth Circuit Appellate Practice Clinic. She is a partner in O’Melveny & Myers LLP in Los Angeles, where her areas of practice focus on commercial litigation, including litigation involving unfair business practices, energy and the environment, natural resources, employment issues, contract disputes, and damages issues.

Sestito has been selected as a “Rising Star” by Law & Politics Media, Inc., and she was an O’Melveny Values Award recipient in 2005.   She received her B.A. with high distinction, and her J.D., Order of the Coif, both from the University of California at Berkeley.