Bret Grote, Esquire

Professor of Practice


Bret Grote is the legal director of the Abolitionist Law Center, a public interest non-profit that works to end mass incarceration. Prior to law school he worked with the Human Rights Coalition since 2007 as an investigator, organizer, and researcher. He was the Isabel and Alger Hiss Racial Justice Fellow at the Center for Constitutional Rights in 2012. He graduated from the University of Pitt Law School in May 2013 and was recognized as the school’s Distinguished Public Interest Scholar.