Justice Center Faculty and Staff


Sarah F. Rogerson 
Associate Professor of Law
Director, The Justice Center
Director, Immigration Law Clinic
Email: sroge@albanylaw.edu
Courses:  Immigration Law Clinic

Joseph Connors
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Health Law Clinic
Email: jconn@albanylaw.edu
Courses: Health Law Clinic

Dale Margolin Cecka
Assistant Professor of Law
Director, Family Violence Litigation Clinic
Email: dceck@albanylaw.edu
Courses: Family Violence Litigation Clinic

Edward W. De Barbieri
Assistant Professor of Law
Director, Community Economic Development Clinic
Email: edeba@albanylaw.edu
Courses: Community Economic Development Clinic

Mary Lynch
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Domestic Violence Prosecution Hybrid Clinic
Email: mlync@albanylaw.edu
Courses: Domestic Violence (Seminar), Domestic Violence Prosecution Hybrid Clinic

Jaya Connors
Assistant Professor of Law
Director, Field Placement Clinic
Email: jlconn@albanylaw.edu
Courses: Field Placement Clinic

Staff Attorneys

Todd Arena
Senior Staff Attorney
Email: taren@albanylaw.edu

David Crossman ’17
Housing Justice Staff Attorney
Email: dcros@albanylaw.edu

Lauren DesRosiers
Senior Staff Attorney
Email: ldesr@albanylaw.edu

Valeria Gheorghiu
Senior Staff Attorney
Email: vgheo@albanylaw.edu

Elizabeth O’Reilly ’18
Barry A. Gold Health Law Staff Attorney
Email: eorei@albanylaw.edu

Erica Twomey ’18 
Staff Attorney
Email: eorei@albanylaw.edu

Graduate Fellows


Kathleen A. Carroll
Administrative/Legal Assistant
Email: kcarr@albanylaw.edu

Myrna Harvey
Receptionist/Office Assistant
Email: mharv@albanylaw.edu

Amy Hodor
Administrative/Legal Assistant
Email: ahodo@albanylaw.edu

Deena Mohamed
Administrative/Legal Assistant
Email: dmoha@albanylaw.edu

Suzi Nohai
Administrative Assistant/Paralegal
Email: snoha@albanylaw.edu

Eileen Roepe
Administrative Assistant/Paralegal
Email: eroep@albanylaw.edu

Support The Justice Center

The Justice Center at Albany Law School is funded, in part, through public grants and private donors. For more information please contact the clinic at 518-445-2328, or give online.