Sara Yufa graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law in 2021, with a specialization in Public Interest Law and Policy and Critical Race Studies. During law school she participated in the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Clinic, the Race, Work, and Economic Justice Clinic, and the Labor and Economic Justice Clinic. Ms. Yufa was the Executive Board Managing Editor for the UCLA Journal of International Law and Public Affairs, and Board Member of the National Lawyers Guild UCLA Student Chapter. She was also a summer intern at the U.S. Department of Labor Office of the Solicitor in New York, and a summer associate at Bush Gottlieb.
Prior to law school, Ms. Yufa worked at a Detroit-area civil rights and plaintiffs-side employment law firm. She primarily worked on class action cases, helping thousands of people affected by the Flint Water Crisis and workers with wage-and-hour claims. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan and holds degrees in communications and international studies.