Chenchen Zhang

Chenchen Zhang

I am a Juris Doctor Candidate at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. My current academic interests include legal tech, empirical legal research, and IP law.


Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, United States
Juris Doctor Candidate, 2022

UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy, United States
Master of Public Policy, 2019

Tsinghua University, China
Bachelor of Laws, 2017; switched major from Department of Electrical Engineering

Australian National University, Australia
Non-Degree Exchange Student, 2015

Professional Experience

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Summer Associate, May 2021 to July 2021

Compliance Intern, June 2020 to Aug. 2020

Policy & Compliance Student Analyst (Independent Contractor), Jan. 2019 to May 2019

UC Berkeley
Graduate Student Instructor - PP220 for Prof. Sean Farhang, Aug. 2018 to Dec. 2018
LEGALST 159 for Prof. Sonia Katyal, Jan. 2019 to May 2019

Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
Graduate Student Researcher, June 2018 to Aug. 2018

Levi Strauss & Co
Business Consultant through Berkeley Innovation Solutions Consulting Program, Feb. 2018 to Apr. 2018

UC Berkeley, School of Law
Graduate Student Researcher, Sept. 2017 to May 2018, July to Aug. 2018

UN Women, China Office
Research Assistant, Sept. 2016 to Dec. 2016

Beijing Qianqian Law Firm
Legal Intern, July 2016 to Aug. 2016

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, China Office
Intern, Emergency Centre for Transboundary Disease, Mar. 2016 to Aug. 2016

Simmons & Simmons LLP, Beijing Representative Office
Legal Intern, Dec. 2015 to Feb. 2016

International Commission of Jurists, Australian Branch
Volunteer Research Assistant, July 2015 to Sept. 2015


China’s Procuratorates: Application of Big Data & Artificial Intelligence and Related Opportunities & Challenges
Chenchen Zhang.
In China Law Connect , June 15, 2019.

Political Battles Obscure the Importance of Reproductive Rights
Chenchen Zhang.
In Berkeley Public Policy Journal, Mar 8, 2018.

China’s Case Guidance System: Application and Lessons Learned (Part I)
Mei Gechlik, Chenchen Zhang, Li Huang.
In Stanford Law School China Guiding Cases Project, Mar 1, 2018.

Will You Take a Driverless Car in 2019?
Chenchen Zhang.
In Berkeley Public Policy Journal, Sep 15, 2017.

Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator or Change Maker of Legal Industry? | [Chinese Version]
Chenchen Zhang.
In Dushu, Oct. 2016, pp. 38-40. (CSSCI Journal)