Robert E. LancasterJ. Nolan and Janice D. Singletary Professor of Professional Practice and Judge Earl E. Veron Professor of Law
Robert Lancaster joined the LSU faculty and was appointed director of LSU Law's Clinical Legal Education Program in Fall 2008. He currently teaches the Family Law Clinic and the Family Mediation Clinic. Prior to LSU, he was a Clinical Professor of Law at Indiana University School of Law -Indianapolis from 2001-08 where he taught in the Civil Practice Clinic as well as the Judicial Externship Program, Lawyering Practice, and a course exploring wrongful convictions titled Convicting the Innocent. Lancaster taught in the Criminal Justice Defense Clinic as a Practitioner-in-Residence at the Washington School of Law, American University in Washington, D.C. from 2000-01. Lancaster was a Cover Fellow at the Yale Law School from 1997 – 2001. Prior to teaching, Lancaster represented death row inmates in state and federal habeas proceedings.