Lydia Kives is a Senior Advisor to The Bail Project.
In this role, Lydia primarily supports The Bail Project with strategic partnerships, development, and donor relations. She previously worked as a Senior Staff Attorney with The Bail Project, where she focused on policy analysis, advocacy, and legal support for The Bail Project’s teams across the country. Prior to joining The Bail Project, Lydia worked as a Legal Fellow at the ACLU of Southern California and clerked for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Lydia is a graduate of Stanford Law School and a Teach For America alum.