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

100 Law Center
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

MICHAEL LINDSEY


MICHAEL LINDSEY
Ph.D., Hahnemann University
J.D., Villanova Law School
B.A., Johnson C. Smith 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.

Yale & Irene Rosenberg Graduate Fellow


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

 

University of Houston Law Center Graduate Public Interest Fellow


SHILOH CARTER

J.D., University of Houston Law Center
B.S., University of Texas at Austin
sacarter@central.uh.edu

Irene Merker Rosenberg Child Advocacy Scholars


ALLISON ARTERBERRY
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
B.A., Texas A&M University


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


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


LISA STEFFEK
J.D. Candidate, May 2014
Ph.D., M.A., B.S., University of Texas at Austin


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


ALEXANDRA WOLF
J.D. Candidate, May 2015
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder

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