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Ann Stanton

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Emeritus
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 9520
Biography

Professor of Law
Faculty Fellow, Center for Law, Science & Innovation

Since joining the College faculty in 1980, Ann Stanton has taught courses in Juvenile Law, Domestic Relations, Elder Law, Law and Gender, Law and Ethics of Lawyering, and Law and Social Science, and seminars in Parent-Child and Law & the Arts. She has written extensively about child custody, children’s and grandparents’ rights, domestic relations and other family-law issues.

Professor Stanton was a Visiting Professor at the University of Santa Clara School of Law, and an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota. Prior to entering academia, she practiced civil litigation at the law firm of Severson, Werson, Burke & Melchior in San Francisco. She has served on the Arizona Judicial Council Committee on Child Support and Family Law, Arizona's Task Force on Juvenile Corrections, and the Arizona State Board of Behavioral Health Examiners, and as Chair of the Arizona Commission on Child Support Enforcement. She is a member of the American Psychological Association's Committee on Legal Issues. Professor Stanton’s currently working on a new book titled, Children’s Rights and the Law.

Education

B.A., University of Minnesota

J.D., Stanford Law School 

Ph.D., Stanford University

Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 635Juvenile Law
LAW 707Elder Law
LAW 781Independent Study
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
LAW 781Independent Study
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