Daniel Korobkin

Daniel Korobkin

Daniel Korobkin


Daniel Korobkin is deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan. He litigates on a broad range of civil liberties issues in Michigan, including free speech, juvenile justice, poverty, drug law reform, LGBT rights, religious liberty, police misconduct and prisoners' rights. He also advocates outside the courtroom to advance civil liberties in Michigan by speaking to students, community groups and the media. As deputy legal director, he helps oversee the ACLU's legal program throughout the state.

Korobkin has a law degree from Yale Law School and a bachelor's degree from Swarthmore College. Prior to working at the ACLU, Korobkin served as a law clerk to Judge Myron H. Thompson of the Middle District of Alabama and to Judge Robert D. Sack of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He also has worked for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia.

Degrees and Certifications

J.D., Yale Law School
B.A., Swarthmore College

Courses Taught

 Public Interest Externship Colloquium

Advocating for justice, serving the community, revitalizing Detroit and Michigan