Name : Marianne Artusio

Professional title : Associate Professor of Law, Director of Clinical Programs

Affiliation : Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Country : United States

Title of presentation : Fostering an Ethic of Pro Bono (Part I): Establishing and Teaching a Lawyer’s Public Citizen Responsibilities

Short Bio : Prof. Artusio teaches an Elderlaw Clinic, Consumer Law, Elderlaw & began a law student pro bono program. She was Director of Touro’s Summer Program in India, teaching Comparative Constitutional Law and Indian & Tibetan Law & Philosophy. She practiced law for 15 years specializing in discrimination, civil rights, disability & poverty law & directed the Senior Citizens’ Law Clinic at Pace U. School of Law. With the N.Y. Civil Liberties Union, she speaks on censorship & students’ rights.