Levin Named Associate Dean
Professor of Law Leslie Levin has been named the Law School's new associate dean for academic affairs. She previously served as inaugural director of the Law School's Lawyering Process Program.
Associate Dean Levin teaches Legal Profession, Evidence, and Media & the Law. She previously worked at Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler, a New York law firm, for 14 years, where she represented media clients and engaged in commercial litigation. She also served on the law firm's Ethics Committee and as secretary to the Committee on Professional and Judicial Ethics of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
Associate Dean Levin is co-editor of Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decision Making in Practice with Lynn Mather. The book was recently released by University of Chicago Press. Read a recent review in the Law and Politics Book Review.
Visit Associate Dean Levin's faculty page.
Recent Homepage Highlights
Professor Jessica Rubin will be teaching US law and legal writing for the Open Society Foundation at Bilgi University in Istanbul. Rubin teaches legal research and writing in the Lawyering Process program at the Law School.
On June 18, Professor Sara Bronin will make a presentation at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association on "Legal Tools to Address Climate Change" at a panel discussion entitle "Following the Path of the Storm: Legal and Legislative Challenges in Addressing Rising Sea Levels on the Connecticut Coastline."
On June 18, Professor Mark W. Janis will lecture on "Freedom of Religion and European Human Rights Law" at the University of Oxford, England.
On June 17, Professor Alexandra Lahav will speak at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) where she will comment on the proposed changes to the Federal rules of civil procedure.
On June 17, Professor Richard Pomp will speak at the twenty-third annual Summer Tax Institute at University of California - Davis.
Jennifer Brooks-Crozier '12 is the author of "Put Up Your Dukes: The Fight Over Commonality in the Era of Wal-Mart v. Dukes" (19 Texas Wesleyan Law Review 711 (2013)).