Doron Samuel-Siegel

Professor of Law, Legal Practice

Profile

Professor Doron Samuel-Siegel, L'01, teaches in the areas of legal writing and analysis and Restorative Justice. Prior to joining the faculty fulltime in 2013, she served the Law School as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law. She was also a member of the Semester at Sea faculty at the University of Virginia's Institute for Shipboard Education where she taught courses on gender issues and the law. Prior to 2013, Samuel-Siegel practiced law at a general practice firm in Charlottesville, Va., specializing in civil litigation and real estate law, and later directed charitable food distribution programs at the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank in Verona, Va. She is active in the community, currently volunteering with the Albemarle Housing Improvement Program (AHIP) and having previously served as a member of the AHIP Board of Directors as well as founding member of the Mentorship Program Committee of the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association's Women Lawyers' Section.

Presentations

Panelist, "Cultivating the Next Generation of Leaders: A Panel on Mentorship," Female Leadership in Academia,  Women Law Students Organization, Washington and Lee University School of Law (Oct. 2019).

Presenter, "What is Restorative Justice?," Symposium on Restorative Justice, Public Interest Law Review, University of Richmond School of Law (Oct. 2019).

Moderator, "Restorative Justice in the Community: Programs and Resources for Clients," Symposium on Restorative Justice, Public Interest Law Review, University of Richmond School of Law (Oct. 2019).

Presenter, "Restorative Justice," Virginia Mediation Network Fall Conference (Sept. 2017).

Presenter, "Persuasive Writing: Brushing Up and Branching Out," Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association (Feb. 2016).

Memberships

American Bar Association

Association of Legal Writing Directors

Legal Writing Institute

Bar Admissions

Virginia

Professional Experience

Professor of Law, Legal Practice (2019-present)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Associate Professor of Legal Writing (2016-2019)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Assistant Professor of Legal Writing (2013-2016)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law (2010-13)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Director of Agency Relations & Programs (2010-13)
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Semester at Sea Faculty (2009)
University of Virginia, Institute for Shipboard Education, Charlottesville, Va.

Attorney (2003-10)
Tucker Griffin Barnes, PC, Charlottesville, Va.

Law Clerk (2001-03)
Law Clerk to the Honorable Harry L. Carrico, Supreme Court of Virginia

Education

J.D., University of Richmond

B.A., University of Virginia

Contact Information

Room 317, Law School
(804) 287-6326
(Mobile)
(804) 289-8992 (Fax)

Areas of Expertise

Legal Writing and Analysis
Restorative Justice