Joann Sahl
Assistant Director of the Legal Clinic, Director of the Civil Litigation Clinic, and Pro Bono Coordinator

Spring 2012

  • Presented a CEU training for social workers on Expungements/Clemency.
  • Keynote speaker at Akron Early College High School National Honor Society induction.
  • Accepted an offer from the Criminal Law Bulletin, a peer-reviewed journal, to publish her article Battling Collateral Consequences: The Long Road to Redemption.

Winter 2011-2012

  • Presented “Pardon Issues” at Akron Bar Association Municipal Court Committee meeting.
  • Presented at Akron Bar Association CLE: Residential Evictions.

Fall 2011

  • Appeared on Recovery Zone Radio to discuss the Clemency Program.
  • Presented I Finally Listened: Birth of the Clemency Project at the Midwest Clinician’s Conference held at the University of Wisconsin Law School.
  • Presented at “Getting Ohio Back to Work” CLE.
  • Appeared on Recovery Zone Radio Program to discuss Clemency Project.

Summer 2011

  • Guest speaker at Upward Bound Program.

Winter 2010-2011

  • Conducted Professionalism CLE for Akron Bar Association Bridge the Gap Series.

Summer 2010

  • Gave a presentation on Credit Issues to the Legal Aid Summer Associates.