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About Lea Krivinskas Shepard

Biography
Professor Shepard joined the Loyola faculty in 2008. Her research and teaching interests include bankruptcy, consumer law and credit, and financial institutions. Her recent scholarship, which has appeared in the North Carolina Law Review, Brigham Young University Law Review, and American Bankruptcy Law Journal, addresses rescission under the Truth in Lending Act, debtor imprisonment, and the credit counseling industry. Before joining Loyola, Professor Shepard worked as an associate at Jones Day's Cleveland office. She subsequently clerked for the Honorable James G. Carr, then-Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, and the late Honorable Terence T. Evans of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She is a graduate of Duke University and Harvard Law School and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Education:
A.B., Duke University, 2000
J.D., Harvard Law School, 2004

Courses Taught:
Bankruptcy

Consumer Law
Sales

Positions

Present Assistant Professor, Loyola University Chicago, School of Law
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Disciplines

Law


Contact Information

Loyola University Chicago
School of Law
25 E. Pearson
Room 1416
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312)915-6325

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