|Sean||O'Brien||2161 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.8544||574.631.8702||Sean.B.O'Brien.firstname.lastname@example.org||/assets/72145/original/obrien_cv.pdf||Sean O’Brien joined the Center for Civil and Human Rights in 2005, bringing with him his experience in international and domestic human rights work. He holds three degrees from the University of Notre Dame, most recently graduating summa cum laude from the Center’s LL.M. program in 2002. His experience includes work with the Belfast law firm of Madden & Finucane before the Bloody Sunday Inquiry in Derry, Northern Ireland and litigation with the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL) in the Inter-American System for the Protection of Human Rights. Immediately prior to his return to Notre Dame, he served as Chief Counsel for Immigration and Human Rights at the Center for Multicultural Human Services (CMHS) in Falls Church, VA, directing a legal services program for survivors of torture and war trauma.|
- Center for Civil and Human Rights
|/assets/72144/original/obrien.jpg||LAW70413, Intro to International Human Rights Research & Writing
LAW70415, Human Rights Practice||Assistant Director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights<br/>Concurrent Assistant Professor of Law||<a href="mailto:email@example.com">Jody Klontz</a>|
|Sharon||Loftus||3160 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.6729||SharonLoftus@nd.edu|| || ||Faculty Admin Assistant for Professors:
Barrett, A., Barrett, M., Cassel,
Garnett, N., Garnett R.||Faculty Administrative Assistant|
|Stanley||Wruble||315 N. Main St., South Bend, IN firstname.lastname@example.org|| ||Stan Wruble is a criminal defense attorney practicing in South Bend, where he represents clients charged across the spectrum of criminal conduct - misdemeanor through murder - in both state and federal courts. He is a part-time Public Defender for St. Joseph County and an Adjunct Law Professor at the Notre Dame Law School, teaching Advanced Criminal Justice Extersnhip. Mr. Wruble previously taught trial advocacy at Northwestern Law School from 2005-2010. He received his bachelor's degree from Valparaiso University and his J.D. from University of Notre Dame Law School in 1997. Prior to starting Wruble & Associates in South Bend, Mr. Wruble practiced at several law firms in Chicago.|| ||Advanced Criminal Justice Externship||Adjunct Faculty|
|Stephanie||Pries||Eddy Street Commons||574.631.6627||Stephanie.Pries.email@example.com|| || ||Concurrent Assistant Professor|
|Stephen||Smith||3162 Eck Hall of Lawfirstname.lastname@example.org||http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=797563||http://www.nd.edu/~ndlaw/faculty/cv/smith_cv.pdf|
- Capital Punishment - Sentencing
- Constitutional Criminal Procedure
- Constitutional Law
- Uniform Code of Military Justice
|Stephen F. Smith came to Notre Dame Law School in 2009 from the University of Virginia where he was the John V. Ray Research Professor. He taught criminal law and an appellate advocacy seminar in the fall 2008 semester at Notre Dame Law School as a Visiting Professor.
Smith earned his bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law. As a student at the law school, he served as articles editor for the Virginia Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif and the Raven Society. Upon graduation, he clerked for Judge David B. Sentelle of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and for Justice Clarence Thomas of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Before returning to the law school, Smith served in the Supreme Court and appellate practice group of Sidley & Austin in Washington, D.C. He also served as associate majority counsel to a 1996 House of Representatives select subcommittee investigating U.S. involvement in Iranian arms transfers to Bosnia and as an adjunct professor at George Mason University School of Law. He is actively involved in a number of community service organizations and civic projects.
Smith’s area of research is criminal law and criminal procedure. He teaches courses on criminal law, criminal adjudication, and federal criminal law.|| ||/assets/5375/fullsize/smith.jpg||LAW70451, Criminal Adjudication
Constitutional Criminal Procedure (Adjudication)
Federal Criminal Law.||<b>Articles</b>
<a href="http://works.bepress.com/stephen_f_smith/11/"><i>Overcoming Overcriminalization</i></a>, 102 J. Crim. L. & Criminology 537 (2013).
<i>Fixing Federalization</i> (in progress).
<i><a href="http://libertylawsite.org/post/its-a-stuntzian-world/">The Criminal Justice System as the Enemy of Liberty</a></i> (reviewing William J. Stuntz, The Collapse of American Criminal Justice (Harv. Univ. Press 2011)).
<i>Localism and Capital Punishment</i>, 64 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 105 (2011).
<i>Taking Strickland Claims Seriously,</i> 93 Marquette L. Rev. 515 (2010).
<i>Clarence X?: The Black Nationalist Behind Justice Thomas's Constitutionalism</i>, 4 NYU J.L. & LIB. 583 (2009).
<i>Proportional</i> Mens Rea, AM. CRIM. L. REV. 127 (2009);
<i>The Supreme Court and the Politics of Death</i>, 94 Va. L. Rev. 283 (2008).
<i>'Innocence' and the Guilty Mind</i> (in progress)
<i>Proportionality and Federalization</i>, 91 Va. L. Rev. 879 (2005).
<i>Activism as Restraint: Lessons from Criminal Procedure</i>, 80 Tex. L. Rev. 1057 (2002).
Criminal Procedure After Rehnquist (forthcoming, 2012).
<i>Response to Michael Sandel,_ in _Symposium: A Common Morality for the Global Age: In Gratitude for What We Are Given,</i> 3 J. L. PHILOSOPHY & CULTURE (2009).
<i>Jail for Juvenile Child Pornographers? A Reply to Professor Leary</i>, 15 Va. J. Soc. Polây & Law ---- (2008) (Issue 3)
<i>Cultural Change and âCatholic Lawyers</i>,â 1 Ave Maria L. Rev. 31 (2003). (solicited piece for inaugural issue)
<i>'We the Protestants'<i>, First Things: The Journal of Religion in Public Life, Dec. 2002 issue, at 43 (reviewing SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE by Philip Hamburger).
<i>The Rehnquist Court and Criminal Procedure</i>, 73 U. Colo. L. Rev. 1337 (2002) (symposium).
<i>Taking Lessons from the Left? Judicial Activism on the Right,</i> 1 Geo. J. L. & Pub. Polây 57 (2002) (solicited piece for inaugural issue)</i></i>|| ||Professor of Law||<a href="mailto:email@example.com">Tracy Zielke</a>|
|Stephen||Yelderman||2112 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.2264||574.631.4197||Stephen.Yelderman.firstname.lastname@example.org||http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=1884890||http://www.nd.edu/~ndlaw/faculty/cv/yelderman_cv.pdf|
- Copyright Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- Patent Law
|Professor Stephen Yelderman teaches Intellectual Property, Patent Law, and Copyrights. His research examines ways that intellectual property rights protect, impair, and stimulate competition.
Prior to joining the faculty of Notre Dame, Professor Yelderman served in the Telecommunication and Media section of the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division. In this capacity, he investigated and litigated a variety of cases involving merger and non-merger conduct in the cable and wireless industries.
Previously, Professor Yelderman was an early member of Ocean Tomo Intellectual Property Auctions, the first group to sell patents in a live open outcry auction format. He also worked as a Patent Agent in Silicon Valley, representing inventors from Google, Apple, Cisco, and Honda’s humanoid robotics laboratory before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Professor Yelderman graduated with High Honors from University of Chicago Law School, and holds M.S. and B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. He clerked for the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
|| ||/assets/110109/original/yelderman.jpg||Intellectual Property
<i>Improving Patent Quality with Applicant Incentives,</i> 28 Harv. J.L. & Tech. ___ (2014) (forthcoming)
<i>International Cooperation and the Patent-Antitrust Intersection,</i> 19 Tex. Intell. Prop. L.J. 193 (2011).|| ||Associate Professor of Law||<a href="mailto:email@example.com">Gloria Krull</a>|
|Susan||Good||3309 Biolchini Halfirstname.lastname@example.org|| || ||Webmaster|
|Susan||Hamilton||2361 Biolchini Hall||574.631.5671||Susan.E.Hamilton.email@example.com|| || ||Patron Support Assistant|
|Susan||Winefirstname.lastname@example.org|| || ||Depo Skills and ITA (fall and spring)||Assistant Adjuct Professor|
|Tammye||Raster||1154 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com|| || ||Tammye Raster joined Notre Dame Law School as the Law Alumni Program Manager in 2014. She graduated from St. Mary’s College in 1988 and NDLS in 1992. Following graduation she practiced in Chicago at Pedersen & Houpt in the firm’s litigation department. In 1996 she returned to South Bend with her husband Bob ‘88 to raise their family. In South Bend, she did not continue the practice of law, but devoted herself to family and community responsibilities. During this period Tammye was active in volunteer work and fundraising activities. Tammye brings energy, enthusiasm and strong communication skills to the Law School Advancement Team and the Alumni Relations Office.||/assets/138846/257x/img_1016.jpg||Law Alumni Program Manager|