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Faculty Profile

Susan Salmon

Assistant Director of Legal Writing & Associate Clinical Professor of Law

E-mail:  Susan Salmon
Office Number: 256
Office Phone: (520) 621-8429

Courses Taught:
Writing Fellows - Law 695Q
Moot Court Board - Law 661B
Moot Court National Team - Law 661A
Advanced Appellate Practice and Moot Court - Law 653B
Persuasive Communication - Law 653A
Legal Process, Analysis, and Writing - Law 603P
Legal Analysis, Writing & Research - Law 603H


Curriculum Vitae

Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D. (2000) Graduated magna cum laude; Order of the Coif
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A. (1993) 

Admitted to Practice

California
Arizona

Professional Work Experience

Assistant Director of Legal Writing & Associate Clinical Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2010
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2008 - 2009
Associate, Quarles & Brady LLP, Tucson, Arizona, 2006 - 2009
Counsel, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Los Angeles, California, 2005 - 2006
Associate, O’Melveny & Myers LLP, Los Angeles, California, 2000 - 2005
Complete List of Publications

Organizations

Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference
Program Committee, 2012; Program Committee Chair, 2013
Association of American Law Schools, Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research
Member, 2011 - present; Media Committee, 2012 - present
Legal Writing Institute
Member, 2010 - present; Moot Court Committee, 2010 - present
Association of Legal Writing Directors
Member, 2010 - present; Website Committee, 2012 - present
Arizona Women Lawyers Association
Member, 2006 - present; Steering Committee, 2012 - present

Public Service

Humane Society of Southern Arizona Board member, 2008 - present; Of Counsel, 2008 - 2012; Board Vice-President, 2012 - present
Volunteer Attorney, Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project 2006 - present

Institutional Service

Legal Skills Competition Advisory Board Chair, 2011 - present
Admission Committee 2010 - present
Curriculum Committee 2010

Awards

Winner, 2009 Arizona Daily Star "40 Under 40"  2009
Volunteer Lawyers Program, Pima County New Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year  2007