About the Center for Children, Law & Policy

Mission

The mission of the Center for Children, Law & Policy is to engage in legal and interdisciplinary scholarship, advocacy and teaching to advance the interests of children through public policy.

Contact Information

4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX 77204-6060
Main Phone: 713-743-1967
Email: Center4CLP@uh.edu
Directions: Google Maps

Director

ELLEN MARRUS


ELLEN MARRUS
Director, Center for Children, Law & Policy
George Butler Research Professor of Law
University of Houston Law Center
LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center
J.D., University of San Francisco
B.A., Kean College

Distinguished Fellows

SACHA M. COUPET


SACHA M. COUPET
Assistant Professor, Director of Research, Civitas ChildLaw Center
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Ph.D. & M.A. (Psychology), Michigan
J.D., Pennsylvania
A.B., Washington University

In Memoriam

IreneRosenberg


IRENE MERKER ROSENBERG
L.L.B., New York University
B.A., City College of New York

More information about the Irene Merker Rosenberg Scholarship Program.

Former Yale & Irene Rosenberg Graduate Fellow and Volunteer Attorney


ALEX HUNT
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., University of Texas at Austin
achunt3@central.uh.edu

 

Irene Merker Rosenberg Child Advocacy Scholars

Rocio Rodriguez Ruiz, J.D. Candidate, May 2017
Camille Van Kote, J.D. Candidate, May 2017
Dominique Villareal, J.D. Candidate, May 2017
Sara Carden, J.D. Candidate, May 2018
Caroline Ibrahim, J.D. Candidate, May 2018

Past Scholars

SHILOH CARTER '13
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.S., University of Texas at Austin

ALEX HUNT '13
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., University of Texas at Austin

CARA HENLEY JOHNSON '13
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
M.P.A., University of Washington
B.A., University of Washington

KATE MURRAY QUINN '12
J.D./M.B.A., University of Houston Law Center
B.A. Boston University

PATTY ZESUT '12
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington

CHLOE WALKER '12
J.D./M.S.W., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., Rice University

UBANI UKUKU '12
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., University of Georgia

AMANDA HILL '11
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., Baylor University

JEANENE HOLLIDAY '11
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.A., M.Ed., University of Houston

TRACEY TOLL
J.D. Candidate, December 2014
B.F.A., Butler University

LISA STEFFEK
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
Ph.D., M.A., B.S., University of Texas at Austin
ALLISON ARTERBERRY
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
B.A., Texas A&M University
MEGAN MIKUTIS
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., University of Houston-Clear Lake
SARAH MUCKLEROY
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
ASHLEY PIERCE
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
B.A., Houston Baptist University
BRANDON SCHRECENGOST
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., University of Houston
LAUREN "ADDIE" FISHER
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., Hamilton College
M.A., University of Texas at Brownsville
ESTHER KIM
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., Wesleyan University
ALEXANDRA WOLF
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder