Morgan N. Weiland is an attorney and PhD candidate at Stanford University specializing in speech, press, and technology law and ethics. She proposed, helped design, and is in the process of completing the first joint degree program between Stanford Law School, where she received her JD in 2015, and Stanford’s Communication Department, where she is a PhD candidate.
She is a Junior Affiliate Scholar at Stanford Law School’s Center for Internet & Society. Weiland will be clerking for the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals during the 2018-19 term. She is admitted to the California Bar.
Her scholarship, legal practice, and policy work sit at the intersection of First Amendment doctrine, networked media, and technological change. Please visit her website for her CV and publications, and follow her on Twitter @morganweiland.
BA (Political Science, Cinema & Media Studies), Carleton College, 2006