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, 1989802-831-1281CCIMINI@vermontlaw.edu<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.docx" target="_blank" title="Open Curriculum Vitae"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icdocx.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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Biography

Publications

Publications

 

 

Hands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcementhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=367Hands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement<div class="ExternalClass4A9372AA237B44DFB8CE57DAB616A117"> <em>Hands Off Our Fingerprints: State, Local and Individual Defiance of Federal Immigration Enforcement.</em> April 8​, 2014</div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2422551367Publication
Undocumented Workers and Concepts of Fault - Are Courts Engaged in Legitimate Decision Making? http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=14Undocumented 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>14Publication
Ask, Don't Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers' Status in Employment Litigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Ask, 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 Welfarehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Principles 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
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)http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=61Poverty 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 Devolutionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=62Welfare 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.vermontlaw.edu/Documents/sip/Welfare%20Entitlements%20in%20the%20Era%20of%20Devolution%20-%209GeoJonPovertyLPoly89.pdf62Publication
The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution, and Due Processhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=4The 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
The United States Policy on HIV Infected Aliens: Is Exclusion an Effective Solution?http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=364The 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

Presentations

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Learning for Transfer: (Re)conceptualizing What We Do in Clinics and Across the Curriculumhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=6Learning 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
Immigrant Youth Activismhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=64Immigrant Youth Activism<div class="ExternalClass80468B546B364B9E93E9BCE144E37D5D"><em>Immigrant Youth Activism</em>​, Moderator, LatCrit XV Conference, Denver, CO, October, 9, 2010.</div>64Presentation
In The Public Interest: Exploring the Legacy of Robert Cover as Professor, Activist, and Scholarhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=68In 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
Formative Assessment of Ethical Judgment: Clinical Course Models From the Past, Directions for the Futurehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=70Formative 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 Scholarshiphttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=71Clinical Scholarship<div class="ExternalClass8D64C6D207B1456CB79C3D9FD79DBFC5"><em>Clinical Scholarship</em>​, AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Cleveland, OH, May 9, 2009.</div>71Presentation
Clinical Scholarship Work in Progress Sessionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=72Clinical 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 Issueshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=73Complex 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 Developmenthttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=74Community 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
Ask, Don’t Tell: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Employment Litigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=76Ask, 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 Workershttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=77Ethical 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 Litigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=78Ask, 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 Litigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=79Beyond 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
Beyond Legal or Illegal: Ethical Issues Surrounding Undocumented Workers’ Status in Civil Litigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=81Beyond 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 Teachinghttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=82Finding 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
Beyond Experts: Using Interdisciplinary Models to Improve Litigation Solutionshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=86Beyond 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
Federal and State Fair Housing Lawshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=89Federal 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 Modelhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=90Application 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
Family Law Issues Faced by Survivors of Domestic Violencehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=92Family 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
AIDS and the Lawhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=95AIDS 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 Changehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=96Community 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
Razing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure Communitieshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=63Razing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure Communities<div class="ExternalClass846FA6E95D9B4AA089899EE80BFEE70D">Razing Arizona: Critiques of Immigration Enforcement Regimes Ranging From Arizona SB 1070 to Secure Communities,Moderator, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, February 17, 2011.</div>63Presentation
The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=65The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?<div class="ExternalClass0B38A2B5441E4F568F8112DA5A65EAC8">The Role of Fault in a Post-Hoffman World: Evolving or Misguided Jurisprudence?, Clinical Writers’ Workshop, New York University Law School, October 3, 2010.</div>65Presentation
The Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on Immigrantshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=66The Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on Immigrants<div class="ExternalClass63D72481045C48E59B5974E0497D78E7">The Secure Communities Program and Its Impact on Immigrants, 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 Assessmenthttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=67Nuts and Bolts of Assessment<div class="ExternalClass805264051D594D3F913D8CC64AAC072F">Nuts and Bolts of Assessment , AALS Annual Clinical Conference, Baltimore, MD, May 5, 2010.</div>67Presentation
Tapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law Schoolshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=69Tapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law Schools<div class="ExternalClass26385E5FE2FE4BA2B7F0EC670E7910AD">Tapping Into the Law School Market: Building Successful Partnerships with Law Schools, National Legal Aid and Defender Conference, Denver, CO, November 11, 2009.</div>69Presentation
Reflecting on Pedagogyhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=75Reflecting on Pedagogy<div class="ExternalClass0AA344EDC0CE4EF8A30A106B481560AD">Reflecting on Pedagogy, AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Tucson, AZ, May 4, 2008.</div>75Presentation
Responding to Community Needshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=80Responding to Community Needs<div class="ExternalClass334F0EF262FB4C4AA0E3E06E15033983">Responding to Community Needs – The Day Laborer Center in Denver, Mountain West Regional Clinical Conference, November 18, 2006.</div>80Presentation
Meeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical Professorhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=83Meeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical Professor<div class="ExternalClass0997B215CB1B45D1A99D31FFD15B5D03">Meeting Scholarship Requirements as a Clinical Professor , 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 Advocacyhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=84Serving America’s Working Poor: Combating Multiple Injustices with Action and Advocacy<div class="ExternalClass89C46C17834F4B808FFC1B47A878474C">Serving America’s Working Poor: Combating Multiple Injustices with Action and Advocacy, Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, April 7, 2003.</div>84Presentation
The Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent Clientshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=85The Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent Clients<div class="ExternalClass15713BCB094141509B4FFA6983352C05">The Real Work That Lawyers Do on Behalf of Indigent Clients, Lafayette College, March 2003.</div>85Presentation
The Voice of Experiencehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=87The Voice of Experience<div class="ExternalClassA5B1A8AA8CCC4640BE7BF3567D1393ED">The Voice of Experience, 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 Processhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=88The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution and Due Process<div class="ExternalClass76A3C1DAA34B4E43819D4B2AE8668033">The New Contract: Welfare Reform, Devolution and Due Process , University of Maryland Law School, Conference on the Reauthorization of the Personal Responsibility Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, October, 2001.</div>88Presentation
Welfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process Implicationshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=91Welfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process Implications<div class="ExternalClassB575485029D84807BA5173FC007AA412">Welfare Reform and Entitlements: The Procedural Due Process Implications , University of Denver College of Law, Denver, CO, February, 1999.</div>91Presentation
The Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act Hearingshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=93The Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act Hearings<div class="ExternalClassCBF0D0A0C89643BEA36C99D2B69AB73E">The Representation of Clients in Family Abuse Prevention Act Hearings , 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 Helphttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=94The Impact of the AIDS Epidemic on Children - What Lawyers, Judges, and Other Child Advocates Can Do to Help<div class="ExternalClass9FDEEB64850F43BCB4165B92F5A4A1AC">The Impact of the AIDS Epidemic on Children - What Lawyers, Judges, and Other Child Advocates Can Do to Help, Connecticut Bar Association Midyear Meeting, Farmington, CT, November 17, 1995.</div>94Presentation

Awards & Accomplishments

Awards & Accomplishments

​Awards, Honors & Grants

 

 

Clinical Legal Education Award for Excellence in Public Interest Case or Projecthttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=97Clinical 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

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AIDS Project New Haven, Board of Directorshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=112AIDS 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
Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA)http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=99Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA)<div class="ExternalClass4BFEA0E4CE4C4C02ADD30A5201016A63">Board of Directors, Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA), 2004-2009</div>99Affiliation
Board of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With Disabilitieshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=106Board of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With Disabilities<div class="ExternalClassE238927FE2F748199CDFC611B39B9C61">Board of Directors, Legal Center for Persons With Disabilities, 2000-2005</div>106Affiliation
Chair, CLEA Elections Committeehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=100Chair, CLEA Elections Committee<div class="ExternalClass8F325118735641EEAB5D9A056CD534B3">Chair, CLEA Elections Committee, 2007-2009</div>100Affiliation
Co-Chair, Litigation Section, American Association of Law Schools (AALS)http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=104Co-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
Co-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical Sectionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=103Co-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical Section<div class="ExternalClass6E65741737854561B85F5A5FDFDABC4F">Co-Chair, Regional Conference Committee, AALS Clinical Section, 2005-2010</div>103Affiliation
Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS)http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=105Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS)<div class="ExternalClassFD8BD2BC8073433194BCCD603CF47571">Executive Committee Member, Litigation Section, (AALS), 2000-2005</div>105Affiliation
HIV/AIDS Statewide Legal Services Task Forcehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=111HIV/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
Housing For All, Legal Panelhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=109Housing 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
Member, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship Committeehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=101Member, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship Committee<div class="ExternalClassCB8CD3EFEC12444AB6A1599152198CF2">Member, AALS Clinical Section, Scholarship Committee, 2006-present</div>101Affiliation
Member, American Bar Association, Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, Clinical Skills Committeehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=98Member, 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
Member, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical Sectionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=102Member, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical Section<div class="ExternalClassDC21C33AEFB64E8BB3C4FB08F8854979">Member, Membership, Outreach, and Training Committee, AALS Clinical Section, 2010-present</div>102Affiliation
National Institute of Trial Advocacyhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=107National 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
New Haven Home Recovery, Board of Directorshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=113New 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
Shelter/Domestic Violence Resource Center, Board of Directorshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=110Shelter/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
Welfare Litigation Task Forcehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=108Welfare 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