Margot Kaminski

Associate Professor of Law

401 UCB
2450 Kittredge Loop Road
Wolf Law Building Room 417
Boulder, CO  80309
Office: 417
Phone: (303) 735-5218

Margot Kaminski teaches, researches, and writes on law and technology. Her work has focused on privacy, speech, and online civil liberties, in addition to international intellectual property law and legal issues raised by AI and robotics. Recently, much of her work has focused on domestic drones(UAVs or UASs). Her academic work has been published or is forthcoming in the UCLA Law Review, Minnesota Law Review, Southern California Law Review, Boston University Law Review, and Washington Law Review, among others. Since 2014, she has been an Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.

Kaminski is a graduate of Harvard University and Yale Law School. While at Yale, she co-founded the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA), a law school clinic dedicated to increasing government transparency, defending the essential work of news gatherers, and protecting freedom of expression. She was a law clerk to the Honorable Andrew J. Kleinfeld of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in Fairbanks, Alaska. She worked at a literary agency prior to law school, and has worked at Creative Commons and the Electronic Frontier Foundation. From 2011-2014 Kaminski served as the executive director of the Information Society Project at Yale Law School, an intellectual center addressing the implications of new information technologies for law and society. She remains an affiliated fellow of the Yale ISP.


Authorship, Disrupted: AI Authors in Copyright and First Amendment Law, 51 U.C. Davis Law Review 589 (2017).