Robert Seibel, previously taught in the clinical program at Cornell
Law School where he received an award for his volunteer and community
efforts in Tompkins County. He is a past President and a founding member
of the Board of Directors of the Clinical Legal Education Association
(CLEA), and serves as webmaster for the organization's worldwide web
site. He is also a past Chair of the AALS Section on Law and Computers.
Mr. Seibel has been a speaker and organizer of many clinical teaching
conferences, and has also spoken at conferences and workshops of
various Legal Aid organizations, the AALS Section on Computers and Law,
the Section on Litigation, and he has taught negotiation techniques to
the AALS section on Law Libraries. He is a former Board member of the
Legal Aid Society and the Community Dispute Resolution Center. Prior to
teaching, he practiced law at a large private law firm in Boston where
he specialized in estate planning and administration. He has published
articles based on his original empirical research about law school field
placement programs and the demographics of clinical teachers.