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 Doron  Samuel-Siegel
Doron Samuel-Siegel
Professor of Law, Legal Practice
Courses Taught Legal Analysis & Writing I and II U.S. Legal Research & Writing Restorative Justice Advanced Editing & Collaboration Workshop

Professor Doron Samuel-Siegel, L'01, teaches in the areas of legal writing and analysis and Restorative Justice. Prior to joining the faculty fulltime in 2013, she served the Law School as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law. She was also a member of the Semester at Sea faculty at the University of Virginia's Institute for Shipboard Education where she taught courses on gender issues and the law. Prior to 2013, Samuel-Siegel practiced law at a general practice firm in Charlottesville, Va., specializing in civil litigation and real estate law, and later directed charitable food distribution programs at the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank in Verona, Va. She is active in the community, currently volunteering with the Albemarle Housing Improvement Program (AHIP) and having previously served as a member of the AHIP Board of Directors as well as founding member of the Mentorship Program Committee of the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association's Women Lawyers' Section.

Presenter, "Critiquing Student Work: Effective Formative and Summative Feedback ," Legal Writing Institute Critiquing Workshop, Legal Writing Institute in collaboration with Wake Forest and Nova Southeastern (December 2020)
Panelist, "Cultivating the Next Generation of Leaders: A Panel on Mentorship," Female Leadership in Academia, Women Law Students Organization (October 2019)
Moderator, "Restorative Justice in the Community: Programs and Resources for Clients," Symposium on Restorative Justice, Public Interest Law Review (October 2019)
Presenter, "What is Restorative Justice?," Symposium on Restorative Justice, Public Interest Law Review (October 2019)
Presenter, "Restorative Justice," Virginia Mediation Network Fall Conference (September 2017)
Presenter, "Persuasive Writing: Brushing Up and Branching Out," Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association (February 2016)
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Association of Legal Writing Directors
Member, Legal Writing Institute
Bar Admissions
Professional Experience
Professor of Law, Legal Practice (2019 - present)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
Associate Professor of Legal Writing (2016 - 2019)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing (2013 - 2016)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law (2010 - 2013)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
Director of Agency Relations & Programs (2010 - 2013)
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Charlottesville, VA
Attorney (2003 - 2010)
Tucker Griffin Barnes, Charlottesville, VA
Semester at Sea Faculty (2009 - 2009)
University of Virginia, Institute for Shipboard Education, Charlottesville, VA
Law Clerk to the Honorable Harry L. Carrico (2001 - 2003)
Supreme Court of Virginia, Richmond, VA
Journal Articles

Reckoning with Structural Racism: A Restorative Jurisprudence of Equal Protection, 23 Richmond Public Interest Law Review 137 (with Kenneth Anderson et al.) (2020).

B.A., University of Virginia
J.D., University of Richmond
Contact Information
Room 317, Law School
(804) 287 6326
(804) 289 8992 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Legal Writing and Analysis
Restorative Justice