Professor Martin Appointed to ABA Commission
Professor Allison Martin has been appointed to the ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs’ (CoLAP) Advisory Committee. She received the appointment from ABA President-Elect Laurel G. Bellows. The appointment will become official at the ABA Annual Meeting in August 2012.
Professor Martin is known for her research on law student’s psychological well-being. “I am thrilled to become a part of the Commission’s efforts to help judges, lawyers, and law students across the country,” she said.
Professor Martin is Clinical Professor of Law at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, in the nationally ranked Legal Analysis, Research and Communication (LARC) department. She has taught extensively in the areas of legal writing, moot court advocacy, and professional responsibility. She is the faculty advisor for the law school’s national and international moot court teams. She is also a contributing co-author of the Indiana Pleading and Practice Treatise.