Joann M. Sahl

Joann M. Sahl

Title: Assistant Director, Legal Clinic; Director, Civil Litigation Clinic, Reentry Clinic, Social Justice Lawyering Clinic; Pro Bono Coordinator; Associate Clinical Professor
Office: Quaker Square, Suite 401
Phone: 330-972-7189
Fax: 330-972-2372
Email: jsahl1@uakron.edu
SSRN: http://ssrn.com/author=1792422
Selected Works - bepress: http://works.bepress.com/joann_sahl/
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Biography

Joann Sahl is the assistant director of the legal clinic. She supervises the Civil Litigation Clinic, the Reentry Clinic and a Social Justice Lawyering Clinic. She is also the Pro Bono Coordinator at The University of Akron School of Law. Prior to joining Akron
Law, she served as a staff attorney in the housing unit of Community Legal Aid Services, Inc. in Akron, Ohio from 1999-2008 at and Columbus Legal Aid from 1996- 1998. Before that, Professor Sahl served as assistant state public defender at the Ohio
Public Defender Commission, eventually rising to chief appellate counsel and supervisor of the Death Penalty section where she successfully argued before the United States Supreme Court in Ohio v. Huertas, 498 US 336 (1991). Professor Sahl received her J.D. from The University of Akron School of Law and her B.A. from The Ohio State University.


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