Ellen Noble

Ellen Noble

Seneca Falls Fellow

Ellen Noble is a Fellow at Public Justice in Washington, D.C. She joined Public Justice after serving as a law clerk for Judge Albert Diaz on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit from 2017-2018.

Ellen graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center in 2017. During law school, she was a member of the full-time Appellate Courts Immersion Clinic where she drafted pro bono appellate briefs on issues including the scope of the illegal drug use exception under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the effect of the Class Action Fairness Act on litigation arising out of the Flint water crisis, and the due process rights of consumers with faulty ignition switch claims against General Motors. She also served as the Senior Articles Editor of the Georgetown Law Journal, was a member of the Georgetown Law moot court team, and participated in the Human Rights Associates program.

While in law school, Ellen interned with the Office of the Legal Advisor at the U.S. State Department and the National Security Division of the Department of Justice. She also worked as a summer associate at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, D.C.

In addition to her law degree, Ellen earned a Masters in Security Studies from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. While completing her master’s degree, she worked on issues related to internet freedom and surveillance at Human Rights Watch. Ellen received her undergraduate degree from Macalester College, majoring in political science and philosophy.