Erin Scott, Esq. received a B.A. in History and English Literature from Swarthmore College in 1990 and a J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1995. She has dedicated her work to domestic violence and sexual assault issues since volunteering as a rape crisis counselor in 1990.
As the Director of Programs at the Family Violence Law Center in Oakland, Scott has provided legal services for pregnant and parenting teens, represented a survivor who was imprisoned for killing her batterer and also working in the development department at the ACLU of Northern California.