Maureen Moran

Reference and Research Services Librarian

Profile

Maureen Moran is a Reference and Research Services Librarian in the Muse Law Library and teaches legal research in the first-year program. Before coming to the University of Richmond, Ms. Moran was a reference librarian and assistant professor of lawyering skills at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California, where she taught in the school’s two-year legal writing and research program. Before entering the field of law librarianship, Ms. Moran practiced litigation in private firms in New York City and for the City of New York. Ms. Moran is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the Virginia Association of Law Libraries, and the Northern California Association of Law Libraries. 

Presentations

Presenter, "Teaching Technology and Information Ethics," AALL Annual Meeting, American Association of Law Libraries, Washington D.C. (July 2019).

Memberships

American Association of Law Libraries

Virginia Association of Law Libraries

Northern California Association of Law Libraries

Western Pacific Chapter of AALL

American Association of Law Schools

Legal Writing Institute

Bar Admissions

New York State Bar

Professional Experience

Reference and Research Services Librarian (2017-present)
University of Richmond School of Law

Instructional Services and Legal Research Librarian/Assistant Professor of Lawyering Skills (2010-2017)
Pacific McGeorge School of Law

Contract Attorney/Project Attorney (1999-2010)

Hogan Lovells US LLP; Smith Campbell LLP; O’Shea Partners LLP; New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel; Morgan & Finnegan LLP; Ross & Hardies LLP

Associate (1998-1999)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Associate (1997-1998)
Condon & Forsyth LLP

Publications

Articles

The Growing Legal Implications of Tasers, AALL Spectrum (July 2011).

TSA Body-Scan Research Bibliography, Law Lines , Winter 2011 

Chapters

Foreign and International Legal Research in Global Lawyering Skills (with Mary-Beth Moylan & Stephanie J. Thompson, eds.) (West Academic Publishing 2018).

Research Strategies in Global Lawyering Skills (with Mary-Beth Moylan & Stephanie J. Thompson, eds.) (West Academic Publishing 2018).

Research Strategies and Foreign and International Legal Research, in Global Lawyering Skills (Mary-Beth Moylan & Stephanie J. Thompson, eds. 2013).

Education

M.S.L.S., Pratt Institute School of Information and Library Science

J.D., University of Michigan Law School

B.A., University of Connecticut

Contact Information

Room L-27, Law School
(804) 289-8727
(Mobile)
(804) 289-8683 (Fax)