Michael Gaitley

Adjunct Professor of Law

  • JD, 1984, Pace University
  • BA, 1979, University of Michigan

Professional Experience

Gaitley is a senior staff attorney at Legal Aid At Work. He manages its Community Legal Services Program, where his primary responsibility is supervision of the statewide Workers’ Rights Clinics. Prior to becoming a staff attorney, he had a private practice focusing on employment-related litigation and related services. He also worked as a union official and attorney with Pan Am’s flight attendant union. Gaitley currently serves as an adjunct professor at University of California - Hastings College of the Law.

Professor Gaitley is the supervising attorney for USD’s Workers’ Rights Clinic.