Anna Dorn is an attorney and writer living in Los Angeles. In addition to practicing criminal appeals, she regularly writes about legal issues for Justia. She has written for Bitch MediaThe Hairpin, and Vice Magazine. Her article on juvenile life without parole was published in American University Law Review. 

Anna holds a BA in American Studies and Creative Writing from UNC-Chapel Hill and a JD from UC Berkeley Law School. She is in the process of getting her MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University in Los Angeles.