Assistant Deans

NDLS assistant deans are staff members with key supervisory or administrative roles. The Law School has two assistant deans.


Kevin O’Rear

Assistant Dean

Dean O’Rear’s responsibilities include oversight of the Admissions Office, Alumni Relations, Career Development Office, Law School Registrar, Marketing Communications, Office of Student Services, and LL.M. student services.


Cathy Roemer

Assistant Dean for Law School Administration

Dean Roemer’s responsibilities include the creation and supervision of the operating budget of the Law School, supervision and maintenance of the facilities of the Law School, and oversight of the employment policies of the University as they relate to Law School personnel.