Hannah Bloch-Wehba is the Stanton First Amendment Fellow, Clinical Lecturer in Law, and Associate Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School’s Information Society Project. Hannah is a supervising attorney in the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic, a law student clinic dedicated to increasing government transparency, defending the essential work of news gatherers, and protecting freedom of expression by providing pro bono legal services, pursuing impact litigation and developing policy initiatives. She focuses on the Clinic’s projects on government accountability, national security and surveillance, and constitutional access. The Clinic is a program of the Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression at Yale Law School.
Previously, Hannah was the inaugural Stanton Foundation National Security–Free Press Fellow at the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, and worked as a litigation associate at Baker Botts LLP. She is a graduate of NYU School of Law, where she was an Institute for International Law & Justice/Law and Security Scholar, and of the University of Texas at Austin.