Lauren Harding is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Harding clerked for Judge Scott M. Matheson, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and Judge Andrew J. Guilford of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
Ms. Harding earned her J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she served as senior editor for the Stanford Law Review and received an award for best oralist in the preliminary round in the Marion Rice Kirkwood Moot Court Competition. She was also awarded the Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize for Outstanding Performance in Criminal Prosecution Clinic: Clinical Practice and Gerald Gunther Prizes for Outstanding Performance in Evidence, Stolen Art, and Criminal Procedure: Adjudication. Ms. Harding graduated with a B.A., summa cum laude, in philosophy, politics, and economics from the University of Pennsylvania, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and awarded the Goldstone Prize for Best Senior Honors thesis in her major.
Ms. Harding has published articles in the Daily Journal, SPICE Journal, and the Penn Political Review.