Visiting faculty

Bernadette AtuaheneChicago-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

Advocating for justice, serving the community, revitalizing Detroit and Michigan