March 18, 2010
Professor Joan Rocklin Named to Legal Writing Institute Board of Directors
Legal Research and Writing Professor and Director of Externships and Clinics Joan Rocklin recently was elected to the Legal Writing Institute’s Board of Directors. Professor Rocklin was chosen among 27 candidates to fill one of seven open positions.
In announcing the names of the new members, LWI President-Elect Ken Chestek said, “I am delighted with the strength and depth of the field of candidates this year. The LWI Board is a very hard-working board, and I am grateful that so many of our members were willing to step up and serve our profession. While only seven of the candidates could be elected, all of the candidates deserve our congratulations and thanks for their dedication.”
The Legal Writing Institute is the second largest organization of law professors in the United States, with more than 2,100 members spanning 38 countries.