Director, Legal Clinics
Associate Professor of Lawyering Skills
B.A., California State University, Chico
J.D., Loyola of Los Angeles
Monday and Wednesday from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and by appointment.
Professor Melissa Brown is an expert in Elder and Health Law. She is the supervising attorney in the Elder Law and Health Clinic and teaches the seminar accompanying the clinic as well as the law school’s course on Elder Law and Social Policy. She is the author of a well-regarded treatise on Elder Law and has directed professional education programs for the law school on health-related issues. Professor Brown is an experienced lawyer with a wealth of experience in workers’ compensation as well as issues facing the elderly and disabled. This experience makes her an excellent mentor for her students.
Courses: Elder and Health Law Clinic, Elder Law and Social Policy