Gail Greene

Professor of Legal Writing

  • JD, 1990, University of San Diego
  • BS, 1985, San Diego State University

Areas of Expertise

Professor Greene teaches courses in legal writing and research.

Professional Experience

Greene practiced with Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich (now DLA Piper) in San Diego, gaining extensive experience in all areas of civil litigation, with an emphasis in eminent domain and appellate litigation. She has performed pro bono work representing disabled clients applying for benefits, taking many cases to an administrative hearing. She works as a grader and writing tutor for BARBRI, helping students and lawyers pass bar examinations. She joined USD School of Law in 1996.

Honors and Affiliations

Greene graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Diego School of Law, where she was awarded the Kahn Award for Excellence in Real Property. She was comments editor of the San Diego Law Review. She graduated magna cum laude from San Diego State University.

Key Works

Fall 2017 Classes

Spring 2018 Classes

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Contact Information

Warren Hall 127
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
(P) (619) 260-2971


Connor Dowling
(619) 260-4761

Open Office Hours

Day of Week Time
Mon 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tue 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Wed 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thu 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.