Search 73,756 tutors
Over 20 tutoring hours

Donald S.

Motivated Lawyer Looking to Help Students in Need

Oakland, CA (94612)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
Email Donald S.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Donald S.

Donald S. passed a background check on 8/8/14. The check was ordered by Donald through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

After sending a message to Donald, you will be able to order a new background check for $7.99. As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

Greetings! My name is Donald and am a corporate attorney in San Francisco. As for my educational background, I attained my bachelors degree in Individualized Study (with a concentration in political science) from New York University, my masters in educational policy from Harvard University and my law degree from Northwestern University.

Although I am a lawyer, I have always had an underlying passion for education and helping people achieve their educational goals. While my diverse educational background includes expertise in the area of law, political science and education, I am also very adept and skilled in assisting students with the entire college and graduate school application process, as I gained admission to some of the world's leading universities including, Harvard, The London School of Economics, New York University and Northwestern.

If you would like to know more about me, I am happy to share. Feel free to contact me with questions if you would like to know more. I look forward to hearing from you!

Email Donald

Donald’s subjects

Proofreading, Vocabulary, Writing
American History, Government & Politics
Elementary Education:
Test Preparation:
Corporate Training:
College Counseling, Law, Proofreading

College Counseling

Greetings! My name is Donald and I look forward to assisting you in the college counseling process. I am an attorney at San Francisco's leading law firm, but I have a strong background in education. I received my B.A. in Policy Studies from NYU, my masters in Educational Policy from Harvard and my law degree from Northwestern. Additionally, I have either worked in or for the admissions office at NYU, Harvard and Northwestern at varying points. My experience in this regard has allowed me to get a keen sense of what elite schools are looking for in a candidate's application and how we can best express who you are in your application.

I am willing to assist you with all aspects of the college admissions process, including editing your personal statement, revising your resume and organizing your application generally. I am happy to provide additional details about my credentials upon request and look forward to working with you in the future!

Read all subject qualifications »

Email Donald

back to top


New York University (Political Science)

Harvard Universty (Master's)

Northwestern University (J.D.)

Great tutor, very careful about time! I had troubles with doing/understanding some of my homework and writing a final paper (Principles of Business Law). Donald was a great help! He makes things clear and easier to understand. He is very flexible (I had limited amount of free time and he was ready and available every time I needed his help). He responds to emails quickly. And he is very careful about time (he doesn't charge you for th ...

— Alina from San Francisco, CA on 12/11/12);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Travel policy

Donald will travel within 20 miles of Oakland, CA 94612.

Email Donald

Usually responds in about 17 hours

Send Donald a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Donald or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.