Stephanie Tilden


Stephanie Tilden

Stephanie Tilden joined Goldstein Borgen Dardarian & Ho in 2021 as a Social Justice Fellow and became an associate in 2022.  Stephanie’s practice focuses on employment, consumer, and civil rights class actions.  Stephanie was selected by SuperLawyers as a Rising Star in 2023 through 2024.

Stephanie graduated from University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 2021.  During law school, Stephanie worked as student advocate at the East Bay Community Law Center’s Consumer Justice Clinic and interned at the Consumer Protection Section of the California Attorney General’s Office and the Government Team at the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office.  She also served as a student member of the East Bay Community Law Center’s Board of Directors.  Stephanie was the Co-Editor in Chief of Berkeley Law’s Asian American Law Journal, the Senior Notes Editor for the California Law Review, and a co-leader of the Consumer Rights Workshop.

Prior to law school, Stephanie obtained a Ph.D. in English Literature from Brown University and taught courses in literature and essay writing.

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  • J.D., University of California Berkeley School of Law
  • Ph.D., English Literature, Brown University
  • B.A., English and American Literature, New York University, College of Arts and Sciences, summa cum laude

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 2021

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2021

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District, 2021


  • Super Lawyers Rising Star (2023-2024)

  • Order of the Coif (2021)

  • Pro Bono Honors (2021)

  • Jurisprudence Award (2019): Constitutional Law

  • John B. Hall Public Interest Scholarship

Prior Employment

  • Consumer Justice Clinic, East Bay Community Law Center, 2019-2021.
  • Intern, California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General, Consumer Protection Section, 2020.
  • Intern, San Francisco City Attorney’s Office, Government Team, 2019.

Representative Publications

  • Wage and Hour Laws: A State-by-State Survey, BNA treatise (California chapter) (with Andrew Lee) 2021 and 2022.

Representative Speaking Engagements

  • Class Action Basics, Impact Fund 2024 Class Action Conference, February 22, 2024.