Ellen Kimatian Eagen, Stanford Law School’s writing tutor, supports all law students in building research and writing skills in a one-to-one setting. She has also taught LRW and Federal Litigation at SLS. Previously, Eagen taught legal research and writing at Cornell Law School. After graduating Princeton University with honors, Eagen worked in a children’s book publishing house and then earned a Princeton fellowship to teach ESL at Anatolia College in Thessaloniki, Greece. After nine years of teaching English, she attended Cornell Law School and then joined the San Francisco office of Morrison & Foerster LLP in their litigation department where she participated in the landmark education case of Williams v. State of California and then clerked for the Honorable William H. Alsup of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Eagen returned to New York to join Hiscock & Barclay LLP, specializing in First Amendment and education law. In 2015, she started the Eagen Law Firm LLC with a bicoastal practice in education law, representing independent and community charter schools, with a focus on issues relating to deep poverty. She is the founder and president of a new community charter high school for at-risk youth in Syracuse, New York, OnTECH Charter High School.