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Legal Malpractice – Duty of Care Expert Witness | Nevada

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This highly experienced attorney and academic currently serves as a named Professor of Law and Special Counsel to the President at a large state university in Nevada. Previously, she was the Dean and a Professor of Law at the University of Houston, as well as the Dean and a Professor of Law at the University of Nebraska. The expert earned her J.D. from Stanford Law School and began her career in the Bankruptcy and Workouts Group with Morrison & Foerster before entering academia as an Assistant/Associate Professor at The Ohio State University College of Law. The expert specializes in professional ethics, corporate governance, and bankruptcy. She has published numerous works and is a frequent speaker, including a presentation delivered at the National Association of Estate Planner's 52nd Annual Conference on ethical behavior. In addition to her role as a Professor, she remains active as an expert witness and consultant.

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Location: NV
B.A., Legal Studies & Psychology, Rice University
J.D., Stanford Law School
Fellow, American College of Bankruptcy
Bar Admittance, United States District Court, District of Nevada & Nevada Supreme Court
Bar Admittance, United States District Court, Northern District of Texas & Texas Supreme Court
Member, National Association of Legal Fee Analysis
Member, Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers
Member, Federal Bar Association
Member, Advisory Committee to the American Bankruptcy Institute's Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11
Editorial Board Member, The Business Lawyer
Co-Author or Editor, 7 Books, 8 Book Chapters, & 50+ Articles
Former, Judicial Clerk, The Honorable Joseph T. Sneed of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Former, Associate in the Bankruptcy and Workouts Group, Morrison & Foerster
Former, Assistant/Associate Professor in Debtor-Creditor Law, Chapter 11, & Contracts, The Ohio State University College of Law
Former, Professor & Associate Dean for Student Affairs, The Ohio State University College of Law
Former, Dean & Professor of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law
Former, Dean & Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center
Former, Acting Executive Vice President & Provost, a Large Law School in Nevada
Current, a Named Professor of Law & Special Counsel to the President, a Large Law School in Nevada

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