Federal Indian Law (Native American Law)

Michelle Paxton

Michelle Paxton Adjunct Law Professor and Director of the Children's Justice Clinic

Michelle Paxton joined the College of Law in April, 2017 to create and lead the newest clinical program, the Children’s Justice Clinic. Ms. Paxton has served as the Director of Legal Training at University of Nebraska’s Center on Children, Families and the Law (CCFL). She develops curriculum and trains child welfare workers, probation officers, and mental health professionals on all aspects of juvenile court process and procedure in Nebraska. Ms. Paxton also receives Guardian ad Litem appointments from the Lancaster County Juvenile Court.

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Professor Jessica Shoemaker

Jessica A. Shoemaker Associate Professor of Law

Professor Shoemaker is on leave for the 2018-2019 academic year to serve as the Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Aboriginal Legal and Resource Rights at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law in Edmonton, Canada.

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