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laurieKOHN.jpgLaurie S. Kohn, J.D. LL.M., Professor, co-directs the Georgetown Domestic Violence Clinic where she supervises students representing victims of domestic violence, co-teaches the clinic seminar, and litigates domestic violence and criminal contempt cases. Professor Kohn has written several scholarly articles on domestic violence as well as several practice documents on representing victims of domestic violence including a practice manual entitled Litigating Civil Protection Order Cases: a Practice Manual.  Professor Kohn was appointed by the Mayor to the D.C. Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission and serves as a hearing officer in police misconduct cases for the Office of Police Complaints. In addition, she is the former co-chair of the steering committee of the D.C. Bar Family Law Section and serves on the board of the Frederick B. Abramson Memorial Foundation.  She is the Co-Chair of the Domestic Violence Unit Task Force of D.C. Superior Court and has served on the Superior Court’s Family Court Training Committee. She received her B.A. from Harvard and her law degree and Master of Laws from Georgetown Law School.


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