Suzanne H. Jackson

Suzanne H. Jackson

Title: Professor of Clinical Law; Director of Health Rights Law Clinic

Telephone: 202.739.0668

B.A., Wellesley College; J.D., Harvard University

Specialties/Areas of Expertise:
Medicare / Medicaid law; family law; domestic violence law; domestic violence in immigrant communities; trafficking in women and the mail-order bride industry


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Brief Bio:

  • former Women, Law and Public Policy Fellow, Georgetown Law School
  • former staff attorney and managing attorney at AYUDA, Inc., providing legal assistance to immigrants in violent intimate relationships
  • various awards for legal services and advocacy for low-income immigrant and refugee women seeking relief from domestic violence
  • former director, Domestic Violence Clinic, Washington College of Law and fellow at the University of Baltimore's Family Law Clinic
  • professional travel to Bangladesh, Brazil, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, and Panama; studying various women's and children's rights issues including domestic violence, trafficking in women, and children's human rights