Bruce Easop

Stanford Law Public Interest Legal Fellow
Portrait photograph of Bruce Easop

Bruce Easop is a Stanford Law Public Interest Legal Fellow on the Education Civil Rights Alliance, convened by NCYL. His work addresses school resource inequity and discriminatory uses of school discipline.

Easop received a J.D.-M.A. in Education from Stanford Law School, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, served as a student attorney with the Youth and Education Law Clinic, and received Highest Pro Bono Distinction for his work with the Workers’ Rights Pro Bono Project and Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, and Intersex Pro Bono Project. During law school, he served as a summer law clerk with the Education Civil Rights Alliance at NCYL, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights, and the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division. He also published a Note titled “Education Equity During COVID-19: Analyzing In-Person Priority Policies for Students with Disabilities” in the Stanford Law Review, Vol. 74 (2022).

Prior to law school, Easop was the Special Assistant for Presidential Initiatives at Swarthmore College and Special Assistant for Communications and Research at Princeton University. He received an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University and a M.A. in Legal and Political Theory from the University College London.