In law school, Professor Stokstad was an articles editor at the Ecology Law Quarterly and won the prize for the best published student article. He served as a law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He then litigated civil environmental cases for six years at the U.S. Department of Justice. Professor Stokstad returned to the Law College in 2008 after acting as a visiting professor from 2005-2007.
Professor Stokstad teaches Research, Writing, and Advocacy I and II at the Law College.
J.D. Order of the Coif 1997, University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law; B.A. Phi Beta Kappa 1992, Swarthmore College