On Monday, December 14, 2009, the Legal Methods faculty at WUSL’s
Delaware campus hosted the Fourth Semiannual Meeting of the Delaware
Valley Legal Writing Consortium. Legal Writing professors from area law
schools shared their “Best Teaching Ideas” with a group of about 35
Presenters included faculty members Jennifer Lear
and Starla Williams
from WUSL’s Harrisburg campus and Alice Eakin
from the Delaware campus.
Professor Ruth Anne Robbins, President of the Legal Writing Institute,
said that she “took home lots and lots of ideas" from the meeting.
of the Planning Committee for this meeting were Professors Iva Ferrell
, Susan King
, Sydney Howe-Barksdale
, Mary Ellen Maatman
Mary Ann Robinson
, and Jean Sbarge
. During the final part of the
meeting, the group brainstormed the possibility and logistics of
creating a Mid-Atlantic Regional Legal Writing Conference.