Victor H. Schiro Distinguished Professor of Law
LL.M., Tulane University; J.D., University of Houston; B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch
Professor Shoebotham graduated with honors from Houston University School of Law where she served as Research Editor on the Houston Law Review. She was inducted into the Order of the Coif. Professor Shoebotham served as an associate with the Houston law firm of Liddell, Sapp, Zivley, Hill & LaBoon, where she practiced in the corporate and securities areas. She was an associate with the New Orleans firm of Phelps Dunbar, where she practiced in the insurance defense, toxic torts and environmental areas. Professor Shoebotham graduated with honors from Tulane University with an LL.M. in Energy and Environmental Law. In 2001, Professor Shoebotham received Outstanding Professor awards from the first-year law class and upper division law students. Prior to law school, Professor Shoebotham was a critical care nurse.
Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law Seminar, and Torts. Other teaching interests include Toxic Torts, Products Liability, and Health Care Law