Academic Dean & Staff
Academic Dean & Staff
Darcy Kirk
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Academics
Office: Library 325
Phone: 860-570-5109
darcy.kirk@uconn.edu

As associate dean for academic affairs, Associate Dean Kirk, is responsible for marshaling the Law School’s resources to ensure the success of its academic mission. Her responsibilities include evaluating the content and direction of the curriculum, working with faculty on pedagogical issues, selecting and guiding adjunct faculty and advising students on a wide range of issues.


Mary A. Beattie
Academic Success Counselor, Academics
Office: Hosmer 214
Phone: 860-570-5296
mary.beattie@uconn.edu

As an Academic Success Counselor, Mary works with students who are seeking to improve their exam preparation and exam writing skills, or who are revising papers for upper level classes. She has a B.A. in Humanities from Providence College and a J.D. from the University of Bridgeport (now Quinnipiac) School of Law. While in law school she was a member of the law review editorial board. Since law school, she has both practiced law and taught legal writing. She was for many years an assistant professor of legal skills at Quinnipiac Law. Currently, when not at UConn, she works as assigned counsel in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Public Defender, representing convicted clients in their appeals.


Office of the Registrar
Lisa Darr Rodino
Registrar, Registrar's Office
Office: Chase 203B
Phone: 860-570-5136
lisa.rodino@uconn.edu

Lisa has served as the registrar of the Law School since 1997 and has been in higher education administration since 1989. Lisa oversees the activities of the registrar's office including schedule preparation, registration, grades processing, degree conferral, exam administration and certification of attendance. As registrar, Lisa is the custodian of student records.


Susan Steen
Assistant Registrar, Registrar's Office
Office: Chase 201B
Phone: 860-570-5136
susan.steen@uconn.edu

Susan has worked at the Law School since 1988. She assists with the daily operation of the registrar's office by working collaboratively with her colleagues and providing a high level of customer service. Some of her essential duties include: activities related to the effective administration of examinations; graduation audits; assistance with the day-to-day operations of the registrar's office; and fulfillment of transcript requests. Susan also is a veterans certifying official for the office.


Alyce Stoner
Registrar Office Assistant, Registrar's Office
Office: Chase 203A
Phone: 860-570-5136
alyce.stoner@uconn.edu

Alyce Stoner has been a member of the staff of the registrar's Office at the Law School since 1992. As the office receptionist, Alyce is often the first person students meet in the office. Alyce is able to complete all transcript requests, requests for enrollment verifications and other general forms.