Chicago-Kent College of Law Professor Bernadette Atuahene is the Damon J. Keith distinguished visiting professor at Wayne Law for 2017-18 and will teach Race & the Law: Advanced Topics Seminar; and Law, Policy & International Development. In recent months, she has been widely quoted on Detroit property tax foreclosures and her soon-to-be-published study which questions the constitutionality of some of the foreclosures. You can read more about that work here. In July, she wrote an op-ed for The New York Times on the topic, "Don't Let Detroit's Revival Rest on an Injustice.
Atuahene earned her B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles; her M.P.A. from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; and her J.D. from Yale Law School. Her research focuses on property related injustices.
Read Atuahene's complete biography on the Chicago-Kent College of Law website here.
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
M.P.A., John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University
J.D., Yale Law School