People

Director    Nancy E. Dowd    David H. Levin Chair in Family Law   
Co-Director    Shani M. King    Law Professor   
Program Coordinator    Debbie Kelley    Administrative Support; Event Coordination   
Associate Directors
Alternative Dispute Resolution    Robin Davis    Senior Legal Skills Professor   
Intimate Partner Violence    Teresa Drake    Legal Skills Professor   
Appellate Advocacy    Joe Jackson    Legal Skills Professor   
Education Law and Policy    Jason Nance    Associate Law Professor   
Child Advocacy    Meshon Rawls    Master Legal Skills Professor; Director, Gator TeamChild Juvenile Law Clinics   
Constitutional and Civil Rights Scholarship    Sharon E. Rush    Irving Cypen Professor; Co-founder, Center for Race and Race Relations   
Youth Education and Multidisciplinary Practice    Monique Haughton Worrell    Senior Legal Skills Professor; Founding Supervisor, Child Welfare Clinic   
Affiliated Faculty
Regina Bussing    Dr., UF Health Child Psychiatry   
Jonathan R. Cohen    Professor; Associate Director, Institute for Dispute Resolution   
Pat Dilley    Law Professor   
Debra Esernio-Jenssen    Dr. UF Health Pediatrics   
Joan Flocks    Professor; Director, Social Policy Division   
Joe Gagnon    Associate Professor; Special Education, UF College of Education   
Jeffrey T. Grater    Senior Legal Skills Professor   
Nancy Hardt    Dr., UF Health Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pathology   
Berta E. Hernandez-Truyol    Levin Mabie and Levin Professor   
Lea Johnston    Associate Law Professor   
Winston Nagan    Samuel T. Dell Research Scholar Professor of Law; Affiliate Professor of Anthropology; Founding Director, Institute for Human Rights and Peace Development   
Michael Nias    Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry   
Kenneth B. Nunn    Law Professor   
Connie Shehan    Professor and Chair; Sociology, Sociology of the Family, Gender and Gender Stratification   
Stacy Steinberg    Legal Skills Professor   
John Stinneford    Associate Law Professor   
Lee-ford Tritt    Law Professor; Director of Center for Estate and Elder Law Planning and Estates and Trusts Practice Certificate Program   
Stephanie Bornstein    Law Professor   
Darrren Hutchinson    Law Professor   
Katheryn Russell-Brown    Chesterfield Smith Professor of Law, Director, Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations   
Danaya Wright    Clarence J. TeSelle Endowed Professor   
Adjuncts
Gabriela Ruiz    Disability Law   
Steve Pennypacker    Florida Courts   
Pam Schneider    Collaborative Law   
Sam Stafford    Child Support Enforcement   
Jeanne Tate    Adoption Law   
Whitney Untiedt    Juvenile Law   
Emeritus
Barbara Bennett Woodhouse    David H. Levin Chair in Family Law; Professor; Director, Center on Children and Families and Family Law Certificate Program   
Iris Burke    Legal Skills Professor   
The Honorable Justice Harry Lee Anstead    Florida Supreme Court
Tallahassee, FL   
William B. Barnett    Barnett & Barclay, P.A.
Fort Myers, FL   
Neil H. Chonin    Chonin, Sher, & Navarrete
Coral Gables, FL   
Mayanne Downs, Esq.    King Blackwell & Downs, PA
Orlando, FL   
Melvyn B. Frumkes    Melvyn B. Frumkes & Associates, P.A.
Miami, FL   
The Honorable Judge Walter Green    Alachua Family/Civil Justice Center
Gainesville, FL   
Dr. Patricia Hilliard-Nunn    Makare Publishing Company
Gainesville, FL   
Jack Levine    Advocacy Resources
Tallahassee, FL   
The Honorable Judge Ysleta McDonald    Alachua Family/Civil Justice Center
Gainesville, FL   
Michael Meadors    Michael J. Meadors, PA
Gainesville, FL   
Robert Merlin, Esq.    Merlin & Hertz, PA
Coral Gables, FL   
Alan J. Rubinstein    Rubinstein & Holz, P.A.
Fort Myers, FL   
Steve Sessums, Esq.    Sessums Mason & Black, PA
Tampa, FL   
Whitney Untiedt    Public Defender’s Office
Gainesville, FL   
Fellows

The Center provides opportunities for research, mentoring and advocacy to a talented group of “Fellows” (second-year and third-year law students) selected each year through a competitive process.

Nancy Dowd, Director
dowd@law.ufl.edu
352.273.0930 / Fax 352.392.2606

Shani King, Co-Director
kings@law.ufl.edu
352.273.0951 / Fax 352.392.2606

Deborah Kelley, Program Coordinator
Kelley@law.ufl.edu
352.273.0613 / Fax 352.392.2606

Center on Children & Families
Levin College of Law
P.O. Box 117625
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-7625

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