Lance Salisbury Adjunct Professor of Law (Fall term)
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Contact Information

Cornell Law School
158A Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-5278
Fax: (607) 255-3269

Professional Biography

Lance Salisbury, Legal Aid Clinic, is an attorney with a practice in Ithaca, New York. Hereceived his bachelors degree from the University of Iowa in 1988. He also received a M.A. from the University of Iowa in 1990, a M.R.P. degree from Cornell in 1992. He received his J.D. from Cornell in 1996. His main area of work is in criminal and education law, and international human rights/rule of law issues. Before returning to practice in Ithaca, from 1999 to 2001 he ran a legal aid program in Bosnia and Kosovo. Prior to this he also developed and ran human rights and civil society programs in Liberia in 1997-1998 and in Somalia from 1993-1994. He will teach Criminal Defense Trial Clinic in the spring semester.


B.S. 1988, M.A. 1990, University of Iowa
M.R.P. 1992, J.D. 1996, Cornell University