Sasha M. Cummings

Sasha M. Cummings

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Sasha M. Cummings is a Circuit Mediator at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit specializing in federal appellate mediation.

Prior to her appointment as a Circuit Mediator, Ms. Cummings was a partner at a national law firm, where her trial practice focused on complex litigated matters, including catastrophic injury, products liability, and premises liability.

Ms. Cummings has volunteered extensively as a Judge Pro Tem, Settlement Conference Officer, and Mandatory Settlement Conference Panelist.

Ms. Cummings has also served on the UC Hastings Foundation Board of Trustees.


  • JD, UC Hastings
  • BA, Wesleyan University