Carolyn
Williams
Associate Professor of Legal Writing & Assistant Clinical Professor of Law
Office Number: 
252
Office Phone: 
5206219911

Biographical Information

Carolyn Williams has taught in the legal-writing field since 2015 at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Before joining that program, Carolyn was a litigation associate in the Phoenix offices of Greenberg Traurig, LLP and Gammage & Burnham, PLC. Her diverse practice experience includes experience with shareholder derivative disputes, restraint-of-trade litigation, data-breach litigation, land-use disputes, and health-care litigation. Super Lawyers named her a Rising Star in 2016, an honor bestowed on no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Arizona. Carolyn received her J.D. from Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law and graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University.

Education

J.D.
Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
2008

Graduated cum laude; Editor-in-Chief, Arizona State Law Journal.

B.A.
Arizona State University
2002

Graduated summa cum laude.

Admitted to Practice

Arizona

Work Experience

Visiting Clinical Professor of Law
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
2015 - 2017
Litigation Associate
Greenberg Traurig, L.L.P., Phoenix, Arizona
2014 - 2016
Litigation Associate
Gammage & Burnham, PLC, Phoenix, Arizona
2008 - 2014