Molly Munger, Esq.
Molly Munger brings an extensive background of legal expertise to Advancement Project, including twenty years as a federal prosecutor and business litigator. Before becoming a staff attorney with the Los Angeles office of the NAACP’s Legal Defense and Education Fund in 1994, she was a partner in the law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, served as president of the Los Angeles chapter of the Federal Bar Association and participated actively in many bar committees and task forces. She received the Women Lawyers of Los Angeles Ernestine Stahlhut Award in 1996 and, with Co-Director Steve English, the ACLU of Southern California’s Equal Justice Advocacy Award in 2002.
Munger is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School. She serves on the boards of the James Irvine Foundation, Occidental College and Children Now, and is a member of the K-12 Advisory Committee of the Rand Corporation.