Dean Limas received her J.D. in 1984 from Northwestern University School of Law and
her B.A. and M.A. in philosophy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to
joining the College of Law faculty in 1988, she practiced labor and employment law with a
major Tulsa law firm. She is an adjunct settlement judge for the U.S. District Court for
the Northern District of Oklahoma and an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory
Authority. She currently chairs the Oklahoma Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on
Civil Rights. She previously served on the boards of Legal Services of Eastern Oklahoma,
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma and the Tulsa Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to
Animals. Her scholarly interests focus on employment law, particularly employment issues
affecting Indian tribes and individuals. She is a contributing author to Cohen's
Handbook of Federal Indian Law (2005 ed.). 

Contributions to Books

Employment Law, Encyclopedia of United States Indian Policy and Law (2009)



Casey and the Little Leaguers, Tulsa Law Review (2001)