Zoë Helstrom

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About Zoë

Zoë focuses her practice on complex civil litigation with an emphasis on commercial and technology matters. She maintains an active pro bono practice, including amicus and appellate work.

At Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Zoë was a board member of the Women’s Leadership Coalition, Public Interest Law Group, and Environmental Law Society. She was the editor-in-chief of Northwestern Law’s Journal of Human Rights and participated in the Environmental Advocacy Center, where she worked to address environmental justice issues in and around Illinois.

Before going to law school, Zoë worked for a small civil rights law firm in Oakland, CA, as a corporate social responsibility consultant, and at a public policy advocacy organization in San Francisco, CA. 


Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
JD, 2021, Dean’s List, cum laude

University of California, Berkeley
BS, 2014, Society & Environment, Phi Beta Kappa

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Court admissions

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

US District Court for the Northern District of California

US District Court for the Central District of California