Margaret L. Wu

Interim Deputy General Counsel - Litigation and Capital Strategies

Margaret Wu is Managing Counsel of the Litigation group, which represents the University and oversees outside counsel in litigation throughout the system.  Ms. Wu's practice focuses on academic affairs and other complex litigation in a variety of areas, including student and faculty free speech, public records requests, and privacy and data breaches.

Prior to joining the office in 2007, Ms. Wu worked as a litigation attorney at Morrison & Foerster in San Francisco and at Boies, Schiller & Flexner in Oakland. Ms. Wu also clerked for U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken. Ms. Wu is a graduate of Stanford University (A.B. 1991) and of the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt Hall) (J.D. 1996), where she was a member of the California Law Review and Chair of the Moot Court Board.