Last updated on: 9/5/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

Linda E. Carter, JD Biography

Title:
Professor of Law and Director of Criminal Justice Concentration at the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 26, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to death penalty issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to death penalty issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Law, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 1985-present
  • Director, Criminal Justice Concentration, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law
  • Member, Utah State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Association of American Law Schools
  • Member, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Visiting Professor, University of Utah College of Law, Summer 1990
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Utah College of Law, Spring 1985
  • Criminal Defense Attorney, Salt Lake City Legal Defender Association, 1981-1985
  • Trial Attorney, Honors Program, Civil Rights Division, US Department of Justice, 1978-1981
Education:
  • JD, University of Utah College of Law, 1978
  • BA, Psychology, University of Illinois, 1974
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Clemency Serve as a Safeguard in Capital Punishment Cases?