Assistant Professor of Law
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Conley Wouters is an Assistant Professor, teaching Lawyering Skills I, Contracts I, and other courses. Professor Wouters received a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, an M.A. and Ph.D. in English from Brandeis University, and a J.D. from Cornell Law School. Previously, he taught legal writing at Suffolk University Law School and the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. As a lecturer in the English department at Brandeis University, he taught courses in composition and literature. Before moving to legal academia, he practiced commercial litigation in Los Angeles and Chicago. Professor Wouters’ current research interests include legal storytelling and animal law. His work has been published or is forthcoming in Studies in the Novel, Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing, and the Northeastern University Law Review. He maintains an active pro bono practice with a focus on animal law.