Professor Darrow-Kleinhaus joined the faculty at Touro in 2000 as a Legal Process
professor and in 2003 became the Director of Academic Development. As Director, she
coordinates all aspects of Touro's Academic Development programs, from orientation
to bar examination preparation. 

Professor Darrow-Kleinhaus' scholarly interests are wide and varied, as reflected in
her numerous publications. She has published in the areas of contracts, labor law, the
Fourth Amendment's Exclusionary Rule, and federal preemption of state tort law as it
relates to government regulation of medical devices. She has published extensively in the
area of bar exam preparation and law school learning. Her books include: Acing Contracts,
The Bar Exam in a Nutshell 2d Edition, Acing the Bar Exam, and Mastering the Law School


The New York State Bar Exam by the Issue (with Myra E. Berman and John J. Cooney), Thompson Reuters (2012)

This book tells you how to use it to pass the New York bar exam....

Acing Contracts (2010)

This study aid features an innovative method of content organization. It uses a checklist format...

The Bar Exam in a Nutshell (2009)

This edition walks you through the entire bar preparation process from getting a head start...

Acing the Bar Exam : A Checklist Approach to Taking the Bar Exam (2008)

This study aid provides candidates with a complete guide to the bar exam - from...

Mastering the Law School Exam : A Practical Blueprint for Preparing and Taking Law School Exams (2006)

Mastering the Law School Exam is designed to provide students with a knowledgeable, reasonable, and...


Contributions to Books

Developing a Student's "Thought Monitor", Techniques for Teaching Law 2 (2012)
Response to the Society of American Law Teachers Statement on the Bar Exam, Professional Responsibility, A Contemporary Approach (2011)
Using "Forensic IRAC" to Teach Students to Write, Techniques for Teaching Law 2 (2011)
Why I Teach, Techniques for Teaching Law 2 (2011)



Making IRAC Visible (with Nancy Ellen Chanin), The Law Teacher (Institute for Law School Teaching) (2012)


It's Not Just a Writing Problem, The Learning Curve (AALS) (2012)


Developing a Student’s “Thought Monitor”, The Law Teacher (Institute for Law School Teaching) Vol. XIV, No. 1 (2006)


Teaching IRAC to First-Year Students, The Learning Curve (AALS) (2006)