Assistant Clinical Professor
J.D., Harvard Law School; B.A., B.S., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Stephen Singer is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans, Louisiana where he supervises a criminal defense clinic handling defendants charged with felonies in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court. He also teaches criminal procedure. Professor Singer is a 1988 graduate of Harvard Law School. He has a B.A. degree in History and a B.S. degree in Finance from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. From 1989 to 1997, Professor Singer was an attorney at the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining the faculty at Loyola Law School, Professor Singer was also on the faculty at the University of Wyoming College of Law where he was director of the criminal defense clinic and taught constitutional criminal procedure. Professor Singer also spent about five years at the non-profit Louisiana Capital Assistance Center, representing capital defendants at the trial level throughout the State of Louisiana. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Professor Singer lead the effort to rebuild, restructure, and reform the public defenders' office in New Orleans where he served as Chief of Trials and General Counsel.