Carrie Hempel

Clinical Professor of Law

Associate Dean for Clinical Education and Service Learning
Co-Director, Community & Economic Development Clinic

Carrie Hempel


Clinical Legal Education, post-conviction practice, criminal law, and gender and the law


Carrie Hempel is the founding associate dean for clinical education and service learning and a clinical professor of law at UC Irvine School of Law.

Professor Hempel previously taught at the University of Southern California School of Law, where she was a directing attorney for the Post-Conviction Justice Project, a clinical program that provides legal assistance to indigent prisoners at state and federal correctional institutions in habeas corpus, parole and civil rights cases.

Current Courses:

Alternative Field Placement, Advanced Community & Economic Development Clinic, Advanced Community & Economic Development Clinic WCC, Community & Economic Development Clinic

Prior Courses:

Advanced Community and Economic Development Clinic, Alternative Field Placement, Community and Economic Development Clinic, Lawyering Skills I & II, Externship Seminar, Post-Conviction Justice Project Seminar and Clinic, Criminal Law, Gender, Crime and Justice Seminar, Trial Advocacy