Ciminihttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/People/DispForm.aspx?ID=8CiminiChristine CiminiAssociate Dean of Research and Faculty DevelopmentDirector of JD Externship ProgramsProfessor of Law<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Cimini_Christine-large.jpg" width="1200" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />JD, University of Connecticut School of Law, 1992BA, Clark University, 1989802-831-1281<div>Professor Cimini's current research focuses on legal issues that arise when representing undocumented immigrant workers. Her most recent article, titled "Undocumented Workers and Concepts of Fault: Are Courts Engaged in Legitimate Decisionmaking?", was published in the Vanderbilt Law Review. Prior to that, her article titled "Ask, Don't Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers' Status in Employment Litigation" was published in the Stanford Law Review. Her earlier scholarly work includes a three-part series on welfare reform and due process published in the Maryland Law Review, Rutgers Law Review and Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law and Policy.</div><div> </div><div>Professor Cimini and her clinic students at DU received the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) Award for Excellence in Public Interest Project in May of 2002 for their work addressing the problem of predatory lending in Denver. She served two terms as a member of the board of directors of the Clinical Legal Education Association, is currently co-chair of the AALS's Clinical Section Regional Conference Committee, a member of the AALS's Clinical Section Scholarship Committee, and a member of the Clinical and Skills Education Committee of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar.</div>Professor Christine Cimini joined Vermont Law School in 2011 as a visiting professor and is the director of the Semester in Practice and Externship programs. Before joining VLS, she was an associate professor and director of clinical programs at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law (DU) and was named the Ronald V. Yegge Clinic director in 2010. She spent a year as a visiting faculty member at Cornell University Law School. From 1993-1996, She was a Robert M. Cover Fellow in Clinical Teaching at Yale Law School.GP0|#8e206ee9-1267-4189-b378-b8a33a45ad76;L0|#08e206ee9-1267-4189-b378-b8a33a45ad76|Clinical Legal Education;GTSet|#d472df4a-bfc1-44e1-aba0-d9d3ce47ddf9;GP0|#96c7e06b-9408-42b0-b642-97959a24804d;L0|#096c7e06b-9408-42b0-b642-97959a24804d|Immigration LawGP0|#84094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97;L0|#084094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97|Faculty;GTSet|#f56df0fa-9bdb-4e22-abac-ddf5f696a71d;GPP|#d56ffc52-3a80-49e2-95fd-f49b2d4639a1<a href="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/FacultyDocuments/Cimini_Christine_CV.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icpdf.png" />Curriculum Vitae</a><a href="http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=1734936" target="_blank" title="Open SSRN"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif" />SSRN</a>JD Externship; Semester in Practice

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              Undocumented Workers and Concepts of Fault - Are Courts Engaged in Legitimate Decision Making? Undocumented Workers and Concepts of Fault - Are Courts Engaged in Legitimate Decision Making? <div class="ExternalClass186DB5B4EFA248759C4E1D7EB34ED2D3"><em>Undocumented Workers and Concepts of Fault:Are Courts Engaged in Legitimate Decision Making?</em> 65 Vanderbilt L. Rev. 389 (2012)</div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=207916714Publication
              Ask, Don't Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers' Status in Employment LitigationAsk, Don't Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers' Status in Employment Litigation<div class="ExternalClass4F667B7C1F5A4A4C90A716177B389224"> <em>​Ask, Don't Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers' Status in Employment Litigation</em>, 61 Stanford Law Review 355 (2008-09). </div>http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/stflr61&id=359&collection=journals&index=journals/stflr#3592Publication
              Principles of Non-Arbitrariness - Lawlessness in the Administration of WelfarePrinciples of Non-Arbitrariness - Lawlessness in the Administration of Welfare<div class="ExternalClass8F7FA3F76F7E41BFA10898A1C9EE325A">Principles of Non-Arbitrariness:Lawlessness in the Administration of Welfare, 57 Rutgers L. Rev. 451 (2005)</div>http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/rutlr57&id=461&collection=journals&index=journals/rutlr#4613Publication
              Scholarship with Purpose: The View From a Mission-Driven SchoolScholarship with Purpose: The View From a Mission-Driven School<div class="ExternalClassFFC33B2374354EB1A462E6343C751FF3"><p>​Scholarship with Purpose: The View From a Mission-Driven School, 31 Touro Law Rev. 39 (2015) .</p></div>3265Publication
              Hands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration EnforcementHands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement<div class="ExternalClassB583C2B2035A4130BAD93E165D886650"><p>​<span style="color:#333333;background-color:#ffffff;">Hands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement</span>. <span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">​47 Conn. L. Rev. 101 (2014)</span>​</p></div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=24225513266Publication
              The United States Policy on HIV Infected Aliens: Is Exclusion an Effective Solution?The United States Policy on HIV Infected Aliens: Is Exclusion an Effective Solution?<div class="ExternalClass88B43A9F76384A1BBB2DB57C7AFB1821"> <em>The United States Policy on HIV Infected Aliens: Is Exclusion an Effective Solution?</em>, 7 Conn. J. Int’l L.367 (1992). </div>364Publication
              The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution, and Due ProcessThe New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution, and Due Process<div class="ExternalClass605A2B73559D487B95DED1805C045EFA"><em>The New Contract: Private Law Implications of Welfare Reform</em>, 61 Md. L. Rev. 246 (2002)</div>http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/mllr61&id=258&collection=journals&index=journals/mllr#2584Publication
              Poverty and Social Welfare in America: An Encyclopedia, Editors, Gwendolyn Mink and Alice O’Connor (chapter to the book on Legal Aid/Legal Services) (2004)Poverty and Social Welfare in America: An Encyclopedia, Editors, Gwendolyn Mink and Alice O’Connor (chapter to the book on Legal Aid/Legal Services) (2004)<div class="ExternalClass26CC4076DC974AE3B928F61C142383CD"> "Poverty and Social Welfare in America: An Encyclopedia,"​ Editors, Gwendolyn Mink and Alice O’Connor (chapter to the book on <em>Legal Aid/Legal Services</em>) (2004). </div>61Publication
              Welfare Entitlements in the Era of DevolutionWelfare Entitlements in the Era of Devolution<div class="ExternalClassBE60A4C369A546038648283F6838BC1B"> <em>Welfare Entitlements in the Era of Devolution</em>, 9 Geo. J. On Poverty L & Pol’y 89 (2002). ​</div>http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/FacultyDocuments/Cimini_WelfareEntitlementsEraOfDevolution.pdf62Publication

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              Decisions From the Supreme Court’s Most Recent TermDecisions From the Supreme Court’s Most Recent Term<div class="ExternalClass5851261B28CC46B98E55355950A2FE8A"><div><em>​Decisions From the Supreme Court’s Most Recent Term</em>, Moderator, Vermont Law School,</div><div>September 17, 2014.</div></div>3203Presentation
              Creative Initiatives in Experiential Education at U.S. Law SchoolsCreative Initiatives in Experiential Education at U.S. Law Schools<div class="ExternalClass40061A4B7D8F4B5B8471F6DFDBC67F9A"><div><em>​Creative Initiatives in Experiential Education at U.S. Law Schools, Second National Symposium on ​Experiential Education in Law</em>, Elon University School of Law, June 13-15, 2014.</div></div>3204Presentation
              Backward Design Curricular Reform WorkshopBackward Design Curricular Reform Workshop<div class="ExternalClassE52D55172FE84AAAAA57FFD87B6408D8"><div><em>​Backward Design Curricular Reform Workshop</em>, Workshop Leader, AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, April 27-30, 2014.</div></div>3205Presentation
              Concepts of Federalism and Immigration EnforcementConcepts of Federalism and Immigration Enforcement<div class="ExternalClass50FFDD32801640A8A83D53EA87E8E706"><div><em>​Concepts of Federalism and Immigration Enforcement</em>, Faculty Speakers Series, Vermont Law School, February 24, 2014.</div></div>3206Presentation
              State, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration EnforcementState, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement<div class="ExternalClass1069AAA18A6A4E608E5B5F11831ADEAE"><div>​State, Local, and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement, NYU Clinical Writers Workshop, September 28, 2013.</div></div>3207Presentation
              The Value of Variety: Opportunities, Implications and Challenges of diversification in Clinical ProgramsThe Value of Variety: Opportunities, Implications and Challenges of diversification in Clinical Programs<div class="ExternalClassE2D400AEA58C4161A3FEAFF118C466C5"><div>​The Value of Variety: Opportunities, Implications and Challenges of diversification in Clinical Programs, Closing Plenary Remarks, AALS Clinical Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 1, 2013.</div></div>3208Presentation
              Hands Off Our Fingerprints: Privacy and Federalism Concerns in the Enforcement of Immigration LawsHands Off Our Fingerprints: Privacy and Federalism Concerns in the Enforcement of Immigration Laws<div class="ExternalClass50D007F8439C4711BAC47160D46677AA"><div><em>​Hands Off Our Fingerprints: Privacy and Federalism Concerns in the Enforcement of Immigration Laws</em>, AALS Clinical Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, April 30, 2013.</div></div>3209Presentation
              Teaching Community Lawyering: Interfacing with Community; Student Self-Directed Learning and CollaborationTeaching Community Lawyering: Interfacing with Community; Student Self-Directed Learning and Collaboration<div class="ExternalClassD1FDE2C76D7341519006554863B4A76B"><div><em>​Teaching Community Lawyering: Interfacing with Community; Student Self-Directed Learning and Collaboration</em>, Mid-West Clinical Conference, St. Louis University School of Law, November 10,</div><div>2012.</div></div>3210Presentation
              Advancing Shared Social Justice Goals Through Community-Based Teaching, Learning and Service ProgramsAdvancing Shared Social Justice Goals Through Community-Based Teaching, Learning and Service Programs<div class="ExternalClass5402B87654CF4CAEBC7F513B2CE8BFA6"><div><em>​Advancing Shared Social Justice Goals Through Community-Based Teaching, Learning and Service Programs</em>, Panel Presentation, 2012 SALT Teaching Conference, October 6, 2012.</div></div>3211Presentation
              Learning for Transfer: (Re)conceptualizing What We Do in Clinics and Across the CurriculumLearning for Transfer: (Re)conceptualizing What We Do in Clinics and Across the Curriculum<div class="ExternalClass55F8406A07DD435EBE0D6CCF101DAE87"><div><em>​Learning for Transfer: (Re)conceptualizing What We Do in Clinics and Across the Curriculum​​​</em>, conference, June 12-​17, 2011.</div></div>http://www.cleaweb.org/event-3261336Presentation
              Razing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure CommunitiesRazing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure Communities<div class="ExternalClass846FA6E95D9B4AA089899EE80BFEE70D"><em>Razing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure Communities</em>, ​Moderator, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, February 17, 2011.</div>63Presentation
              Immigrant Youth ActivismImmigrant Youth Activism<div class="ExternalClass80468B546B364B9E93E9BCE144E37D5D"><em>Immigrant Youth Activism</em>​, Moderator, LatCrit XV Conference, Denver, CO, October, 9, 2010.</div>64Presentation
              The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?<div class="ExternalClass0B38A2B5441E4F568F8112DA5A65EAC8"><em>The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?</em>​, Clinical Writers’ Workshop, New York University Law School, October 3, 2010.</div>65Presentation
              The Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on ImmigrantsThe Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on Immigrants<div class="ExternalClass63D72481045C48E59B5974E0497D78E7"><em>The Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on Immigrants</em>​, Constitutional Day Speakers’ Panel, University of Denver Department of Political Science and Sturm College of Law, September 28, 2010.</div>66Presentation
              Nuts and Bolts of AssessmentNuts and Bolts of Assessment<div class="ExternalClass805264051D594D3F913D8CC64AAC072F"><em>Nuts and Bolts of Assessment</em>​, AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Baltimore, MD, May 5, 2010.</div>67Presentation
              In The Public Interest: Exploring the Legacy of Robert Cover as Professor, Activist, and ScholarIn The Public Interest: Exploring the Legacy of Robert Cover as Professor, Activist, and Scholar<div class="ExternalClassE89139A988EA469190157A631F01EEDF"><em>In The Public Interest: Exploring the Legacy of Robert Cover as Professor, Activist, and Scholar</em>​, SALT Robert Cover Workshop, AALS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January 8, 2010.</div>68Presentation
              Tapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law SchoolsTapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law Schools<div class="ExternalClass26385E5FE2FE4BA2B7F0EC670E7910AD"><em>Tapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law Schools</em>​, National Legal Aid and Defender Conference, Denver, CO, November 11, 2009.</div>69Presentation
              Formative Assessment of Ethical Judgment: Clinical Course Models From the Past, Directions for the FutureFormative Assessment of Ethical Judgment: Clinical Course Models From the Past, Directions for the Future<div class="ExternalClassABBD1B8C16F14874956927BB8E773605"><em>Formative Assessment of Ethical Judgment: Clinical Course Models From the Past, Directions for the Future</em>​, Legal Education at the Crossroads v. 3: Conference on Assessment, Denver, CO, September 12, 2009.</div>70Presentation
              Clinical ScholarshipClinical Scholarship<div class="ExternalClass8D64C6D207B1456CB79C3D9FD79DBFC5"><em>Clinical Scholarship</em>​, AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Cleveland, OH, May 9, 2009.</div>71Presentation
              Clinical Scholarship Work in Progress SessionClinical Scholarship Work in Progress Session<div class="ExternalClass2F258DA091E5473285ECB93BD4C52DC8"><em>Clinical Scholarship Work in Progress Session</em>​, AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Cleveland, OH, May 8, 2009.</div>72Presentation
              Complex Personnel IssuesComplex Personnel Issues<div class="ExternalClass15D17D823FC548AF9A226E9A806473F9"><em>Complex Personnel Issues</em>​, AALS Law Clinic Directors Workshop, May 6, 2009.</div>73Presentation
              Community Needs & Curricular Challenge, Teaching in the Moment: A Workshop on Curricular DevelopmentCommunity Needs & Curricular Challenge, Teaching in the Moment: A Workshop on Curricular Development<div class="ExternalClass809204822DCA4E6780B7032399FD8B79"><em>Community Needs & Curricular Challenge, Teaching in the Moment: A Workshop on Curricular Development</em>​, University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, MN, April 27, 2009.</div>74Presentation
              Reflecting on PedagogyReflecting on Pedagogy<div class="ExternalClass0AA344EDC0CE4EF8A30A106B481560AD"><em>Reflecting on Pedagogy</em>​, AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Tucson, AZ, May 4, 2008.</div>75Presentation
              Ask, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment LitigationAsk, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment Litigation<div class="ExternalClass8AA1F80D727E488CAA0DB74F43D2E38B"> <em>Ask, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment Litigation</em>, Work in Progress Series, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, October 17, 2007.</div>76Presentation
              Ethical Dilemmas in Representing Undocumented WorkersEthical Dilemmas in Representing Undocumented Workers<div class="ExternalClass48F90258BFEF4C15B69AE17BC6AB399E"><em>Ethical Dilemmas in Representing Undocumented Workers</em>​, Mountain West Regional Clinical Conference, Scholarship Roundtable, October 13, 2007, Thomas Jefferson School of Law.</div>77Presentation
              Ask, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment LitigationAsk, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment Litigation<div class="ExternalClass49970798A1E14CEDB3E239E9022B6F1E"> <em>Ask, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment Litigation</em>​, Second Annual Colloquium on Current Scholarship in Labor & Employment Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, September 28-29, 2007.​</div>78Presentation
              Beyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil LitigationBeyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil Litigation<div class="ExternalClassC4D6E890318347CFA170A34D0B492097"><em>Beyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil Litigation</em>, Denver University Law Review Symposium, February 16, 2007.</div>79Presentation
              Responding to Community NeedsResponding to Community Needs<div class="ExternalClass334F0EF262FB4C4AA0E3E06E15033983"><em>Responding to Community Needs – The Day Laborer Center in Denver</em>​, Mountain West Regional Clinical Conference, November 18, 2006.</div>80Presentation
              Beyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil LitigationBeyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil Litigation<div class="ExternalClassC214A8ABCC3A47FD95F5893F678F9C29"><em>Beyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil Litigation</em>, Clinical Writers’ Workshop, New York University Law School, April 29, 2006.</div>81Presentation
              Finding Your Niche in Clinical TeachingFinding Your Niche in Clinical Teaching<div class="ExternalClassA0D77E90476942A187BF121632ED15AA"><em>Finding Your Niche in Clinical Teaching</em>​, CLEA New Clinicians Conference, AALS Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, April 30, 2005.</div>82Presentation
              Meeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical ProfessorMeeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical Professor<div class="ExternalClass0997B215CB1B45D1A99D31FFD15B5D03"><em>Meeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical Professor</em>​, Rocky Mountain Regional Clinical Conference, University of Denver College of Law, October 23, 2004.</div>83Presentation
              Serving America’s Working Poor: Combating Multiple Injustices with Action and AdvocacyServing America’s Working Poor: Combating Multiple Injustices with Action and Advocacy<div class="ExternalClass89C46C17834F4B808FFC1B47A878474C"><em>Serving America’s Working Poor: Combating Multiple Injustices with Action and Advocacy</em>​, Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, April 7, 2003.</div>84Presentation
              The Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent ClientsThe Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent Clients<div class="ExternalClass15713BCB094141509B4FFA6983352C05"><em>The Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent Clients</em>​, Lafayette College, March 2003.</div>85Presentation
              Beyond Experts: Using Interdisciplinary Models to Improve Litigation SolutionsBeyond Experts: Using Interdisciplinary Models to Improve Litigation Solutions<div class="ExternalClass0BF46576C182487EA1BD558E63B9E24B"><em>Beyond Experts: Using Interdisciplinary Models to Improve Litigation Solutions</em>, American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Annual Meeting, January​ 2003.​</div>86Presentation
              The Voice of ExperienceThe Voice of Experience<div class="ExternalClassA5B1A8AA8CCC4640BE7BF3567D1393ED"><em>The Voice of Experience</em>​, Society of American Law Teachers Panel Presentation, American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Annual Meeting, January, 2003.</div>87Presentation
              The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution and Due ProcessThe New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution and Due Process<div class="ExternalClass76A3C1DAA34B4E43819D4B2AE8668033"><em>The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution and Due Process</em>, University of Maryland Law School, Conference on the Reauthorization of the Personal Responsibility Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, October​ 2001.</div>88Presentation
              Federal and State Fair Housing LawsFederal and State Fair Housing Laws<div class="ExternalClass9A5081B567A64B449AD7A697BB963189"><em>Federal and State Fair Housing Laws</em>​, American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Equal Justice Colloquium, University of Denver, February 2001.</div>89Presentation
              Application of Clinical Skills to a Clinical Individual Representation ModelApplication of Clinical Skills to a Clinical Individual Representation Model<div class="ExternalClass7E7A8272DFE548489267099656CB29E5"> <em>Application of Clinical Skills to a Clinical Individual Representation Model</em>​, American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Centennial Annual Conference, January ​​2000.​</div>90Presentation
              Welfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process ImplicationsWelfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process Implications<div class="ExternalClassB575485029D84807BA5173FC007AA412"><em>Welfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process Implications</em>, University of Denver College of Law, Denver, CO, February​ 1999.</div>91Presentation
              Family Law Issues Faced by Survivors of Domestic ViolenceFamily Law Issues Faced by Survivors of Domestic Violence<div class="ExternalClass301196BBD84E4BB7A9203C0F9E12535B"><em>Family Law Issues Faced by Survivors of Domestic Violence</em>​, Portland State University Masters Program, Hillsboro, OR, August 26, 1997.</div>92Presentation
              The Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act HearingsThe Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act Hearings<div class="ExternalClassCBF0D0A0C89643BEA36C99D2B69AB73E"><em>The Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act Hearings</em>, Oregon Bar Association, Accredited Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Hillsboro, OR, February​ 1997.</div>93Presentation
              The Impact of the AIDS Epidemic on Children - What Lawyers, Judges, and Other Child Advocates Can Do to HelpThe Impact of the AIDS Epidemic on Children - What Lawyers, Judges, and Other Child Advocates Can Do to Help<div class="ExternalClass9FDEEB64850F43BCB4165B92F5A4A1AC"><em>The Impact of the AIDS Epidemic on Children - What Lawyers, Judges, and Other Child Advocates Can Do to Help</em>, Connecticut Bar Association Midyear Meeting, Farmington, CT, November 17, 1995.</div>​94Presentation
              AIDS and the LawAIDS and the Law<div class="ExternalClassB36C411986DA42F686ABC57963425802"> <em>AIDS and the Law</em>​, AIDS Certification Class​, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT, February, 1994 and February, 1995.</div>95Presentation
              Community Lawyering: A Model of Lawyering for Social ChangeCommunity Lawyering: A Model of Lawyering for Social Change<div class="ExternalClass6B3BAB7F3CB7415AA2F74FEA13277A9B"><em>Community Lawyering: A Model of Lawyering for Social Change</em>​, Speakers Forum, Lafayette College, Easton, PA, December 5, 1994.</div>96Presentation

              Awards & Accomplishments

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              Clinical Legal Education Award for Excellence in Public Interest Case or ProjectClinical Legal Education Award for Excellence in Public Interest Case or Project<div class="ExternalClass88785C132C2F4121AF5A01A0ED65F434"> ​<strong>Clinical Legal Education Award for Excellence in Public Interest Case or Project</strong>, May 2002. Students and faculty designed and implemented a multi-dimensional project to combat predatory lending which included comprehensive legislative advocacy, community legal education and litigation.​ </div>97Award, Honor or Grant

               

               

               

               

              Chair, CLEA Elections CommitteeChair, CLEA Elections Committee<div class="ExternalClass8F325118735641EEAB5D9A056CD534B3">Chair, CLEA Elections Committee, 2007-2009.</div>100Affiliation
              Member, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship CommitteeMember, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship Committee<div class="ExternalClassCB8CD3EFEC12444AB6A1599152198CF2">Member, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship Committee, 2006-present</div>101Affiliation
              Member, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical SectionMember, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical Section<div class="ExternalClassDC21C33AEFB64E8BB3C4FB08F8854979">Member, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical Section, 2010-present</div>102Affiliation
              Co-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical SectionCo-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical Section<div class="ExternalClass6E65741737854561B85F5A5FDFDABC4F">Co-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical Section, 2005-2010.</div>103Affiliation
              Co-Chair, Litigation Section, American Association of Law Schools (AALS)Co-Chair, Litigation Section, American Association of Law Schools (AALS)<div class="ExternalClass6C32D504937847E381FBDCA35BA7608F">Co-Chair, Litigation Section, American Association of Law Schools (AALS), 2002-2003.</div>104Affiliation
              Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS)Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS)<div class="ExternalClassFD8BD2BC8073433194BCCD603CF47571">Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS), 2000-2005</div>105Affiliation
              Board of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With DisabilitiesBoard of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With Disabilities<div class="ExternalClassE238927FE2F748199CDFC611B39B9C61">Board of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With Disabilities, 2000-2005.</div>106Affiliation
              National Institute of Trial AdvocacyNational Institute of Trial Advocacy<div class="ExternalClass310434A1E4D442A09417E75A1A2507EB">National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Participated in eleven-day trial training that concluded with a jury trial. August 1999</div>107Affiliation
              Welfare Litigation Task ForceWelfare Litigation Task Force<div class="ExternalClassA9706E529CD34A2BACAE2AA099675C12">Welfare Litigation Task Force. Member of a Task Force designed to strategically litigate issues that arise under the 1996 Welfare Reform Act. Actively participated on litigation teams to address issues identified as priorities. 1998-2002</div>108Affiliation
              Housing For All, Legal PanelHousing For All, Legal Panel<div class="ExternalClassDAE68594E4104097A2C40D4BE405A511">Housing For All, Legal Panel. Legal Panel member for a nonprofit organization that provides assistance to individuals with housing discrimination complaints. 1998-1999</div>109Affiliation
              Shelter/Domestic Violence Resource Center, Board of DirectorsShelter/Domestic Violence Resource Center, Board of Directors<div class="ExternalClass1D739F396A1C4C929C29E4D07BD38AA9">Shelter/Domestic Violence Resource Center, Board of Directors. Board member for a nonprofit organization that provides shelter, emergency assistance and education to those affected by domestic violence. 1996-1997</div>110Affiliation
              HIV/AIDS Statewide Legal Services Task ForceHIV/AIDS Statewide Legal Services Task Force<div class="ExternalClassFCBC4329423C4DECBFAA2CE7EFC5E12A">HIV/AIDS Statewide Legal Services Task Force. Member of task force designed to coordinate legislative, legal and educational advocacy on for people with HIV/AIDS. 1992-1996</div>111Affiliation
              AIDS Project New Haven, Board of DirectorsAIDS Project New Haven, Board of Directors<div class="ExternalClass4D400F86C75244D3BBDABABFB98C05B1">AIDS Project New Haven, Board of Directors. Board member for nonprofit organization that provides HIV/AIDS-related education to the community and direct services to people with HIV/AIDS and their families. 1993-1994</div>112Affiliation
              New Haven Home Recovery, Board of DirectorsNew Haven Home Recovery, Board of Directors<div class="ExternalClass201D262A82424E379817AB31DC75C0A4">New Haven Home Recovery, Board of Directors. Board member for nonprofit organization which provides shelter, case management and educational programs for single women with children, and administers a transitional housing program for HIV positive women and their children. 1993-1996</div>113Affiliation
              AALS Clinical SectionAALS Clinical Section<div class="ExternalClassE52590AC3FEA4E938D0EBC796C892980"><p>​Member, Executive Committee, AALS Clinical Section​, 2013-2016</p></div>3214Affiliation
              Alliance for Experiential Education in LawAlliance for Experiential Education in Law<div class="ExternalClass11B314A655594583B6AC39F22D5AE8E4"><p>​Steering Committee Member, Alliance for Experiential Education in Law​, 2012 - Present.</p></div>3215Affiliation
              Member, American Bar Association, Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, Clinical Skills CommitteeMember, American Bar Association, Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, Clinical Skills Committee<div class="ExternalClass720AAD690EA543EFBDBBF8E0FF54279F">Member, American Bar Association, Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, Clinical Skills Committee. Drafted and submitted comments to the ABA, Section on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, Standards Review Committee supporting the incorporation of student learning outcome measures and assessment tools into its accreditation standards. 2008-present.</div>98Affiliation
              Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA)Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA)<div class="ExternalClass4BFEA0E4CE4C4C02ADD30A5201016A63">Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA), 2004-2009.</div>99Affiliation