Jeanne Nishimoto

Associate Director, Veterans Justice Clinic

  • B.A. Amherst College
  • J.D. University of Michigan Law School

Jeanne Nishimoto is the Associate Director of UCLA’s Veterans Justice Clinic which provides assistance primarily to veterans, caregivers, and families who access services at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs West Los Angeles campus. She was previously a Supervising Attorney at Inner City Law Center where she provided holistic legal services to individuals who were experiencing homelessness or were at imminent risk of homelessness in Metro Los Angeles.

Nishimoto earned her B.A. from Amherst College, and her J.D. cum laude from University of Michigan Law School where she was Executive Editor for the University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform.