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Brenda Dvoskin
S.J.D. Candidate

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“The Illusion of Inclusion: The Role of Advocates in Speech Governance”

Fields of Research and Supervisors

  • Internet Regulation and Policy with Professor Yochai Benkler, Harvard Law School, Principal Faculty Supervisor
  • Freedom of Speech Theory with Professor Noah Feldman, Harvard Law School
  • Feminist Theory with Professor Janet Halley, Harvard Law School
  • Social Media Architecture and Policy with Professor Lawrence Lessig, Harvard Law School

Additional Research Interests

  • Law and Technology
  • Privacy Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Torts
  • Constitutional Law
  • Feminist Legal Theory


  • Harvard Law School, S.J.D. Candidate 2018-Present
  • Harvard Law School, LL.M. Program 2017-2018 (requirements fulfilled, degree waived)
  • Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina, LL.B. 2015

Academic Appointments and Fellowships

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Visiting Fellow, Yale ISP
  • Affiliate, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2020-2024
  • Coordinator, Harvard Empirical Legal Studies Series, 2021-2022
  • Fellow, Harvard Program on Negotiation, 2020-2021
  • Fellow, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2019-2020
  • Teaching Fellow, Social Media and the Law, Harvard Law School, Fall 2019
  • Graduate Program Fellow, Harvard Law School, 2018-2020

Representative Publications

  • Speaking Back to Sexual Privacy Invasions, 99 Wash. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2024). SSRN.
  • Expert Governance of Online Speech, 64 Harv. Int’l. L.J. 85 (2023). SSRN.
  • Expertise and Participation in the Facebook Oversight Board: From Reason to Will, Telecomm. Pol’y (2022).
  • Representation without Elections: Civil Society Participation as a Remedy for the Democratic Deficits of Online Speech Governance, 67 Vill. L. Rev. 447 (2022). SSRN

Last Updated: August 14, 2023