Assistant Professor of Lawyering Skills



J.D., Western State College of Law
B.A., California State University, San Bernardino


Legal Writing and Research


Professor Zoha Khan received her bachelor’s degree from California State University, San Bernardino and her Juris Doctor from Western State College of Law, where she graduated top of her class. During law school Professor Khan was a member of Law Review and The Honor’s Moot Court Team where she won 1st place in the National Juvenile Law Moot Court Competition. She also served as a judicial extern at the Fourth District Court of Appeal.

After graduating law school Professor Khan practiced criminal law as a Deputy Public Defender in Southern California. She worked with indigent individuals charged with crimes and held various assignments ranging from jury trials to working with juveniles. Professor Khan enjoys writing and has published legal scholarly work along with children’s books.



  • Zoha Khan, Islam and the United States Supreme Court: Problems of History, Otherness, and Legal Recognition, 25 Asian Am. L.J. 21 (2018). 
  • Khan, Z. (2021) Nana, Nana, I Love You.