Celina Malavé


Celina Malavé

Celina Malavé is Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho’s 2022-2023 Social Justice Fellow. Celina graduated from Stanford Law School in 2022 with Pro Bono Distinction. During law school, Celina interned at the ACLU of Northern California on the Gender, Sexuality, and Reproductive Justice team, at the Center for Constitutional Rights as an Ella Baker fellow, at the Center for Reproductive Rights on the Human Rights team, and worked as a student attorney in the Stanford Religious Liberty Clinic. She also worked at the Stanford Women’s Community Center, was the Community Service Chair for the Black Law Student Association, a member of the Latinx Law Student Association, President of the Stanford Critical Law Society, and was a Public Interest Fellow with the Stanford Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law. Celina served as a Senior Editor on the Stanford Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Journal.

Prior to law school, Celina obtained a M.S. in Bioethics from Columbia University, and worked as a Research Associate at Promontory Therapeutics.

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  • J.D., Stanford Law School, 2022
  • M.S., Bioethics, Columbia University, 2018
  • B.S., Bioengineering, Stanford University, 2016

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 2022


  • Community Impact Award, Stanford University

  • Leon M. Cain Community Leadership Award, Stanford Law School

Prior Employment

  • Research Associate at Promontory Therapeutics