Christopher Civil

Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D. (In Progress), UC Berkeley Law School (expected 2013); B.A., UC Davis, Political Science

Work Experience:

Legal Intern, Center for Democracy & Technology; Legal Intern, Wikimedia Foundation; Clinical Student, Samuelson Law, Technology and Public Policy Clinic; Research Assistant, Professor Peter Menell, Berkeley Law

Legal Interests:

Copyright, Patent, Privacy

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in southern California, but have quicly become comfortable calling northern California my home. I enjoy playing the drums, going to concerts, and reading a good book.

Stay in Touch

NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

Follow EFF

What does Friday's Senate vote mean? @AP reports the gov't already winding down NSA's bulk phone records collection: https://eff.org/r.te98

May 26 @ 9:16am

The clock is ticking on Section 215 sunset, but the Senate is in stalemate on NSA spying powers: https://eff.org/r.tpwa

May 22 @ 10:58pm

BREAKING: At the behest of @SenateMajLdr, the Senate will meet Sunday, May 31st in the afternoon, mere hours before Section 215 expires.

May 22 @ 10:20pm
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