Angela Chuang

Angela Chuang

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Angela Chuang has been an Assistant Federal Public Defender (Trial) with the Federal Public Defender's Office in the Northern District of California since 2019. Prior to that, she was a trial attorney with New York County Defender Services, a public defender's office in New York City, for 5 1/2 years. She has also previously worked with an access-to-justice NGO in Sierra Leone, migrant workers in China, and Burmese refugees in Thailand.


  • Harvard Law School, JD cum laude, 2013
  • Cornell University, BS with Honors in Industrial and Labor Relations, 2009

Prior Experience

  • Assistant Federal Public Defender (Trial), Northern District of California
  • Staff Attorney, New York County Defender Services