Jaime Dahlstedt

Associate Clinical Professor Of Law
Founding Director, Juvenile & Family Justice Clinic

Jaime Kay Dahlstedt is the Founding Director of the Juvenile & Family Justice Clinic, and teaches the Juvenile & Family Justice Clinic seminar. She also teaches Professional Responsibility and a seminar on Representing Vulnerable Populations. Professor Dahlstedt founded and taught a domestic violence clinic prior to developing the juvenile clinic.

Professor Dahlstedt's research and academic interests focus on juvenile law, family law, professional ethics and the prevention and mitigation of intrafamily violence. Professor Dahlstedt joined the faculty in 2011 after spending two years as a teaching fellow at Georgetown University Law Center. Before entering academia, she was an attorney in San Diego, specializing in representing clients in high-impact cases in the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeals and various other state and federal courts.

Selected Works

Victim or Whore: The Similarities and Differences Between Victim’s Experiences of Domestic Violence and Sex Trafficking, 24 Human Behav in Soc. Env 883 (2014).

Notification and Risk Management for Victims of Domestic Violence, 28 WIS. J.L. GENDER & SOC'Y 1 (2013).



Assistant: Ann Evans

Curriculum Vitae

LL.M., Advocacy, with honors, Georgetown Law

J.D., cum laude, University of San Diego School of Law

B.A., summa cum laude, Gonzaga University