Lindsey Webb

(303) 871-6585

Civil Rights Clinic
Trial Practice

Associate Professor of Law with Tenure
Civil Rights Clinic
Law School Clinical Program

B.A., 1993, Wesleyan University
J.D., 1999, Stanford Law School
LLM, 2007, Georgetown University Law Center

Lindsey Webb graduated from Wesleyan University and Stanford Law School. She also served as a Prettyman Fellow in the Criminal Justice Clinic at Georgetown Law School, where she earned her LLM in Advocacy.

After graduation from law school, Professor Webb worked as a Deputy State Public Defender in the Colorado State Public Defender’s Office. In this capacity, she represented people accused of misdemeanors and felonies, in addition to children accused of crimes in juvenile court. She also worked as an attorney in the appellate division of the Public Defender’s Office, where she handled direct appeals of felony convictions. At Georgetown Law School Professor Webb supervised law students enrolled in the Criminal Justice Clinic in their representation of persons accused of misdemeanors in the District of Columbia. Prior to joining the faculty in the Student Law Office, Professor Webb served as the Director of Public Interest and a Lecturer at Denver Law, where she taught doctrinal and trial advocacy courses in addition to serving on the faculty of the Legal Externship and Public Interest Practicum programs.

Featured Publications

Positive Disruption: Addressing Race in a Time of Social Change Through a Team-Taught, Reflection-Based, Outward-Looking Law School Seminar, co-authored with Alexi Freeman, Univ. of Penn. Journal of Law and Social Change (forthcoming).

Slave Narratives and the Sentencing Court, N.Y.U. Review of Law & Social Change (forthcoming).

The Immortal Accusation, 90 Washington Law Review 1853 (2015).

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